8 Super Simple (But Often Overlooked) Tips for People “Doing Announcements”


5 Easy Ways to Create Visual Social Media Content for Your Church

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6 Subtle Signs of Organizational Silos in Your Church


8 Effective Ways to Follow Up With Guests at Your Church


6 Reasons Your Church Needs “Big Days”


Hipster Jesus, Old School Church & Marketing faith (A Rant)

Hipster Jesus, Old School Church and Marketing Faith (A rant). This is an old blog I wrote last year, sometime.  I have been re-thinking this stance on church and I am still feeling this way.  I am about to go on a women's retreat with a friend in Denver and I see the same "trendy Jesus" thing happening there as well.It's really starting to piss me off.  God does not change....more

Money, Church & Shit

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Things townies hear

It’s been almost two years since I moved back to the county where I grew up. I left the state, but not the region for a few years. I now live in the state capital, not the nearby smaller community where I lived as a child.It’s good to be home. Still, it’s a little strange running into to people from my past all the time. And I do mean ALL THE TIME. They’re everywhere. It’s like they live here or something. They’re a constant reminder of the awkward, shy girl I was in high school and they always make for uncomfortable small talk....more

Another Weekend at Corntassle Cottage

Corntassle Cottage, I just love that moniker. That is what I have nicknamed our happy little abode. LOL! I commented to the hubby a couple of weeks ago that I had nicknamed our place that when I posted a picture on fb of lil miss. He looked at me, rather puzzled, and said, "Where did you hear that name?" To which I looked at him, equally puzzled and said, "Well from you goofball!...more

Blessed Maundy Thursday!

You know it is funny...this time last year I had no idea what Maundy Thursday even was. Even today, I still have much to learn. You see my family only started attending church in October of 2011, before then I really had no interest in going. The hubby and I had decided about a month before that we were going to home-school lil man and lil miss, using the Christian based Abeka program. Not that church was a requirement for using the program, but I knew that they would be learning about the bible on a regular basis....more