Are you part of a happiness community? Everyone seeks happiness, but not all know where to find it. Church is a community rooted in the joy of the Lord.
We seem to care more about what we are delivering than what people are carrying away. We must be better preachers. Who are we writing these sermons to please? Time to care more what people carry into Monday than what we deliver on Sunday. One transforming phrase remembered on Tuesday beats a dozen flowery phrases forgotten by Sunday night.