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I Need Your Help

February 27, 2013

Eastside Church Family‚Ķ As you know, I am very committed to leading Eastside in fulfilling our vision of Disciples Making Disciples. Lately I have been thinking about how effective we are in making disciples. Are we making progress toward fulfilling our vision? How can we measure the spirituality and spiritual growth of our church? As…

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INTEGRITY IN MINISTRY: NO HIDDEN SKELETONS IN YOUR CLOSET

February 23, 2013

Dear Friends, This past week, I learned of another friend in the ministry who had a moral failure. He was caught in a “sting” by undercover detectives trying to solicit sex from a minor. He tendered his resignation immediately. The church which he was on staff, his wife and children are now left with trying…

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Forget The FROCK Movement

February 16, 2013

Dear Friends, I read a blog entry http://notesfromthefoxfamily.blogspot.com/2013 that really spoke to my heart. The reason it spoke to my heart is because it challenged me to rethink what I was going to wear on Easter Sunday. The Fox Family apparently has started an effort called “Forget The FROCK!” Here is blurb from The Fox…

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What Is Your Self-Worth Based On?

February 15, 2013

Dear E-News Friends, This is from my devotion today – The Search for Significance by Robert S. McGee (page 67) Consider this: Who do you talk to the most? Yourself, of course. What do you talk to yourself about the most? Yourself, of course. What is the main topic of the conversation you are having…

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ARE YOU READY?

February 6, 2013

Dear Friends, Only God! Only God! Is all I can say. God is at work in so many ways in the hearts of the people at Eastside. I would like to remind you that we are only 8 weeks away from Easter Sunday. Easter Sunday is March 31, 2013. Eastside is making it easy for…

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