BURNOUT OR MULTIPLY? (min msg)

Acts 6:1-7

Harvey’s Beach, Old Saybrook, CT

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My Renewed Strategic Plan

I’ve become both convicted and convinced that the only chance the 21st century church has to fulfill its mission is to stop asking “who moved my cheese?“, start asking “who is my neighbor?“,   and follow the responses wherever they lead.

In the church we are mired by distractions, fear and lack of focus. We need to reclaim what is central for followers of Jesus by asking: Is what we are doing bringing people closer to God or not? 

If the answer is “yes” – continue. If “no” – drop it.

So here is my renewed strategic plan:

1. The focus of everything we will do – is God’s love revealed through Jesus.

2. Fight for clarity on #1.

3. Repeat.

What’s your plan?

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“The Trinitarian Trajectory” a sermon on Acts 4:1-12

6/11/2017
Trinity Sunday

Acts 4:1-12
“The Trinitarian Trajectory”

St. Paul Lutheran Church
Old Saybrook, CT

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“WHAT ARE YOUR COMMUNITY EXPECTATIONS?” (min msg)

from Acts 4:32-5:11

Old Saybrook Town Beach

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2 BALD PASTORS / EPISODE 46: YOUTH ARE LEADING OR LEAVING – LYLE GRINER

http://2baldpastors.com/46/

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2 BALD PASTORS / EPISODE 47: 2018 ELCA YOUTH GATHERING – MOLLY BECK DEAN

http://2baldpastors.com/episode47/

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“No one can dream dreams except by the Holy Spirit” (or “When you don’t know the number”) a sermon for Pentecost

6/04/2017
Day of Pentecost

Sermon on 1 Corinthians 12:3b; Acts 2:1-21; John 20:19-23

“No one can dream dreams except by the Holy Spirit”
(or “When you don’t know the number”)

St. Paul Lutheran Church
Old Saybrook, CT

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