From: http://myhillsong.com/bear Bear Grylls @ Hillsong Church, March 5th BEAR GRYLLS LIVE STREAM Saturday 6PM AEST, March 5th We will now be streaming LIVE our Saturday night service with special guest Bear Grylls. If you are unable to make it to one of our campuses, you can visit backstage.hillsong.com and watch the service live. Click … More There’s A Bear In Their (And A Chair As Well)
A recent trend in the US is for multi-site churches to use video to present the senior pastor’s sermon to the church branches where he/she is not present. Teddy provided a link to The Fellowship Church in Dallas, Texas, where Ps Ed Young beams his sermons by video to presumably 4 of the 5 churches … More Mega-Mega Church Thing (shoutin’ tithing, tithing, tithing, tithing…)*
Thanks to Teddy for making us aware of this article, about Andrew Kubala’s plans to host a new Christian TV show to demonstrate the power of the supernatural live. If you go to the link, you can hear Andrew Kubala talk about their plans, and below are the producers’ notes: NOTES FROM THE PRODUCERS Television … More Live Supernatural TV On Its Way
Following on from S&P’s thoughts on ministers getting swept of track in the area of exaggeration, I wondered whether this example of corruption by luxury is another example of how leaders and even entire congregations can get swept off track. In the Sydney Morning Herald today, this article regarding exposure to luxury appeared. Basically, students … More The Love of Luxury
I’m glad there are more people authoring on Signposts02 now. We all have different focus. To me, the more authors we have, the more we can enjoy different flavours here on Signposts02. Some may know why I am fiery at the moment, others may not. I thought I might do a bit of explaining. Let … More Plane Deception – How Do We Stand Against It?
Many of us over the years have seen marriages fail within the pastoral teams leading church plants; often it is the senior pastors’ marriages. This is a painful tragedy when it happens; no one wants this. Often there are children involved as well. Most of us here I imagine would agree that these marriages are … More When Marriages are Sacrificed for the Church
Surviving is either remaining in or coming out of your megachurch/church with your faith and heart intact. How have you done it? Here are some thoughts that Heretic and I have come up with. 1. Roll your eyes back and think of the Church of England. (Hmm – my motive for going initially was that … More How to Survive Your Megachurch
In response to Facelift’s suggestion for a media related post… We all saw the recent beat up by the Daily Tele regarding the gay lobby. We’ve also seen the recent reporting regarding Mercy Ministries. We later heard one of the girls involved convincingly validating the reporter’s content, although the allegations were denied in turn by … More When Should Christians and the Media Talk About Church?
The Christian life is meant to be the most exciting, the most powerful and the most joyful of all lifestyles. Jesus said he came to give life and for that life to be exciting and fully satisfying. The life you’ve always wanted. We are committed to living that kind of life, and we want you … More Come and have the life you’ve always wanted.