Offer Them Christ
The Weblog Of J.F. Howard

Archive for June 2009

A Bishop With A Vision

June 25, 2009

            Bishop Larry M. Goodpaster presided over his first session of the Western North Carolina Annual Conference earlier this month.            He brought strong leadership and a boost of enthusiasm for our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ in Western North Carolina.             The 2009 Conference was inspiring and sobering.             We learned that […]

In Search Of Connection

June 12, 2009

         Recently I saw the results from a survey taken by Christian pollster The Barna Group.          In a survey of young people they found the most common elements that young people said they were seeking from a church were “to worship or make a connection with God” (45 percent described this […]