A House of Prayer

A House of Prayer

Jesus flipping tables and running money changers out with a whip made of ropes is an image that sticks with you. All four gospels record it, so you know it certainly made an impression upon the Disciples. Matthew 21:13 (NLT) He said to them, “The Scriptures declare,...
Waiting and Building Ordinary Faith

Waiting and Building Ordinary Faith

Isaiah 40:31 (NLT) But those who trust in the LORD will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint. I have never been good at waiting. Even as a child, I hated waiting for my ride to...
How Do I Build Others ?

How Do I Build Others ?

How Do I Build Others?  Building Ordinary Faith is about building people. It sounds simple. But, if you consider your past church experience, there has often been a lot that did not build you. Maybe, there was a lot of tearing down. So let’s begin with the negative....
Where To Start Building Ordinary Faith

Where To Start Building Ordinary Faith

The beginning of almost everything is unseen. The most important part of a building is its foundation. So much labor, time, and resources are invested in a good foundation. Everyone knows the integrity of a structure is only as good as that upon which it is built.  It...
Why Build Ordinary Faith Now?

Why Build Ordinary Faith Now?

Why Build Ordinary Faith Now? We are always working and praying to build Ordinary Faith. That hasn’t changed. BUT, God is on the move. The world is changing at a pace that is, honestly, a little frightening. The way people participate with their church is also...