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WHAT STUDENTS NEED TODAY

WHAT STUDENTS NEED TODAY Dan O’Deens, May 25, 2022 I was a Children’s and Student Pastor.  I taught Youth Ministry Philosophy and Programming and trained the next wave of Youth Pastors at a College campus.  Some things do not change! Our students primarily need 2 Things: Adults present and in their lives who genuinely love [...]

By |2022-05-25T14:02:37-04:00May 25th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

UNITY not DIVISION in the BODY of Christ

UNITY NOT DIVISION By DanO’Deens Being well-intentioned is no excuse for Body bashing.  Unity in the church is vital to the success of the mission God has called us to. That is why Paul says: “Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. Then, whether I come and see you [...]

By |2022-04-26T08:46:14-04:00April 26th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ARE YOU AN ACTIVE LISTENER

ARE YOU AN ACTIVE LISTENER by Dan O’Deens – April 20, 2022 Are you a good listener?   Listening might be the most important yet least developed skill within Church leadership.  We are so busy caring for the sheep and preparing for all the logistics for the weekend experience and while we are attempting to do [...]

By |2022-04-20T07:54:52-04:00April 20th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CHURCH ATTENDANCE DOES NOT MAKE YOU SPIRITUALLY MATURE

The fallacious ‘myth’ that ‘attending church’ makes you spiritually mature by dan o'deens This past week Adam Wyatt @pastor_adam shared this quote in social media. “Church, @disney may very well be coming for your kids but travel ball took a lot of them a long time ago.” To frame this blog I want to say that [...]

By |2022-04-15T09:12:14-04:00April 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The CROSS, the Grave and His LOVE!

The Cross, The Grave and His LOVE by Dan O'Deens Without Faith it is impossible to please God. In the Old Testament Leviticus tells us the ‘life of the flesh is in the blood’ Without the sacrifice of a lamb in the OT, the sin could not be covered Without the Sacrificial Lamb, the perfect [...]

By |2022-04-13T06:01:25-04:00April 13th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments