May 31, 2016

I know that most of us have been pre-programmed by our denominational traditions to commit spiritual fratricide. We even believe we’re pleasing to God when we do. You know what I mean. We determine who’s in and who’s out, who’s made the Christian cut or not, by what denominational label they wear, and basically, if they don’t wear our label, well, then, they’re out or at least suspect. God help us. We decryRead More

May 24, 2016

The Well is officially on break. But that’s all. We are on break as a ministry entity, but we are NOT on break as disciples of Jesus Christ and citizens of the Kingdom of God. We each still have a call to fulfill (go and make disciples!) and relationships with God and others to cultivate. After 3 months of Bible study, we should all have something to show for it. Husbands, kids, classmates and fellow office workers should Read More

May 17, 2016

We’re getting ready to go on an 11-week break. That’s our norm. Now, there are many who wonder why we do this. Some hate the long breaks because they love the community that is The Well and others love the long breaks, but for all the wrong reasons. For example, they take a break from God, too. They add the “God app” to their lives when we’re in session and delete the God app when we’re not. But regardless, the breaks are important because The Well isRead More