July 26, 2016

Some folks might think that The Well is as hard as woodpecker lips when it comes to the church. They might think we’re being critical for the sake of being critical. Others might even choose to think that we don’t like the church. If that’s so, then they’d be wrong. We love the church because we are also a part of it. And what’s not to love??Read More

July 11, 2016

Cecil Bean, the best spiritual mentor I’ve ever had in my life, once said, “Church is like going to school but never having to take a test.” I think that couldn’t be more true because there are two things glaringly missing in our churches and Christian experience – expectation and accountability. Unfortunately, the highest expectation most Christian environments have of us is to show upRead More

July 5, 2016

One of the major elements missing from our 21st century American understanding of believe is the concept of loyalty. As a matter of fact, we seem to miss quite a few major concepts in our understanding, like of fellowship actually being joint participation toward a common goal and eternal life actually including the pursuit of holiness and Christlikeness. Because of this, a modern definition of Christianity isRead More