You Have to Ask – 5 Steps to Asking for Money

Content is written by Rev. Micah James, CCA Recently I was having a conversation about stewardship, fundraising, and finances with a colleague in ministry. As usual, the conversation turned to budgets and the 1st quarter. “How is your church doing?”, my colleague asked. “Fine,” I replied. As it is with most conversations between ministers, we don’t … Read moreYou Have to Ask – 5 Steps to Asking for Money

Sunday Sabbath 4/12/15

A prayer for today… Giver of Abundant Joy, We come this morning, our hearts still pounding from our Easter encounter. We haven’t caught our breath from running through the town proclaiming the miracle of the resurrection. Our gathering today is a testimony to our longing to participate in the Kingdom work that you have sparked. … Read moreSunday Sabbath 4/12/15

Sunday Sabbath 3/22/15

One of the lectionary texts for today….  Hebrews 5:1-10 Every high priest chosen from among mortals is put in charge of things pertaining to God on their behalf, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. 2He is able to deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is subject to weakness; 3and because … Read moreSunday Sabbath 3/22/15