Avoiding the 80/20 Rule in Church

One of the biggest problems facing the church is that a small number of people end up doing a large amount of the volunteer work. This could be summarized in the 80/20 rule, or the Pareto Principle, which suggests that 80% of the effects of an event come from 20% of the causes. When related … Continue reading Avoiding the 80/20 Rule in Church

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Devotional Thoughts 1/24/16

I am going to attempt something new on my blog. For the foreseeable future, in addition what I hope will be weekly blog posts, I want to post a weekly summary of some devotional thoughts. Obviously, I am not the best at blogging every week so far, as you can see by my inconsistent blogging past, … Continue reading Devotional Thoughts 1/24/16

The Challenge of Modern Day Evangelism

"How do we reach the world for Jesus?" is a question I hear quite often. This age-old question has plagued believers for centuries. In fact, the church has been looking for effective ways to share the gospel since its inception, found in the book of Acts. Evangelism has always been a challenge. It has always … Continue reading The Challenge of Modern Day Evangelism