Be Like a Dandelion (Matthew 5:13-16)

By Donna Mckee Rhodes
Object: Dandelions or a picture of dandelionsScripture: Matthew 5:13-16Theme: Christians Can "Pop Up" Like DandelionsWhere I live, we are beginning to see signs of springtime… read more

Bless the Unemployed

By F. Belton Joyner, Jr.
The economy is starting to look up, but chances are you still have people in your congregation facing the difficult circumstance of job loss and the demoralizing process of… read more

Lift Me Up

By The Afters
"Lift Me Up" — The Afters Video Source: The Afters/YouTube Ministry Matters is not responsible for content or advertising on external sites. read more

The Crucifixion

By Adam Hamilton
Adam Hamilton, senior pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas shares his thoughts on the Crucifixion. Adam is the author of 24 Hours That… read more

Singing Faith

By Robert Gorrell
Isaac was a sick boy. He was often attacked and beaten up by other children. His only refuge was the church. There he enjoyed the peace that came with the great music of the… read more

The Last Supper

By Adam Hamilton
Adam Hamilton, senior pastor of the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas shares his thoughts about the Last Supper. Adam is the author of 24 Hours That… read more

The Illusion of Pastoral Effectiveness

By Matthew L. Kelley
The acceptance of reality is always a liberation from the burden of illusion that we strive to justify by our errors and our sins. ~Seasons of Celebration, p. 116 What are the… read more

Caring for the Core

By Martin Thielen
Before moving to my present pastorate, I belonged to a fitness club called Sports Village. One section of the gym features five fitness machines called "The Core." As the name… read more

New Birth: Why Baptism Matters

By Kenneth H. Carter, Jr.
Galatians 3:23-29 Scanning television, a prominent theme has emerged of late: our desire for transformation, change, a makeover. In these programs a family leaves, and then… read more

Portable Churches, Portable Worship

By David Lindner & Kevin Kruse
This week we talk about our experience with Portable Churches, worship and sound systems. We also talk about some of the things we've learned over the years in this area that… read more

Learning from Kodak

By Jessica Miller Kelley
Kodak—long the most esteemed name in the camera business—declared bankruptcy last month. Many business analysts have been discussing the reasons for the esteemed… read more

Shrove Tuesday Ushers in Lent

By Diana Sanchez-Bushong
Shrove Tuesday (as in "to shrive," to absolve or do penance) marks the last hurrah before the austerity of Lent begins. It's the same concept as the festivals of Mardi Gras (Fat… read more
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