Archive | September, 2013

Why I Love the Church – Community

September 19, 2013

10 Comments

Grace Anglican Community. Okay, I know it is an unusual name. It probably confuses Google and other search engines. It definitely confuses banks, Wal-Mart and bureaucrats. And, no doubt it has confused some potential members. With a name like Grace Anglican Community, one might imagine us as a group of monks in brown robes chanting […]

Continue reading...

Why I Love the Church – Liturgical Worship

September 11, 2013

0 Comments

Sometimes, people don’t “get” liturgical worship. Sometimes, people try it a few times and move on to a different kind of worship complaining about “set prayers” and “saying things by rote”. This is totally understandable. When I first attended a liturgical service, I was lost. Among other irritations was a choreography that everyone (except me) […]

Continue reading...

Why I Love the Church – Communion

September 5, 2013

0 Comments

Once, when our kids were still around, we took a week of vacation, but stayed at home.  When Sunday rolled around, we decided to visit a well-known mega church in Houston.  I knew they were good… but they were way better than good!  They were amazing. The music was outstanding.  The lighting, sound and visuals […]

Continue reading...

Why I Love the Church – Grace

September 5, 2013

0 Comments

So what is the easiest thing to do in the entire world?  In my opinion, it is to slam the church. It doesn’t take Sherlock Holmes to see that the church is __________ (fill in the blank).  Finding fault with the Christian community is such a no brainer.  Our flaws are on display at all times […]

Continue reading...