Change is in the Air

DATE POSTED: 04/17/2018  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

New Name The DBA Family Gathering has been renamed Serve Together in order to better communicate the opportunity of collectively serving our community and our world. The past two years, our association has worked with Heaven Sent Ministries to participate in the Hunger Challenge packing project. This event, which is held at Camp Copass, has proven | Read More

DATE POSTED: 03/23/2018  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

In George Barna’s book, The State of Pastors, he states, “46% of Pastors report struggling with depression at some point during their tenure in ministry”. This information was based upon a survey that the Barna group conducted in conjunction with Pepperdine University in 2017. While the book explores several topics that relate to ministers, the | Read More

DATE POSTED: 02/21/2018  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Have you ever heard the phrase, “He or she has trust issues”? According to Dr. Rachel Botsman’s book, Who Can You Trust, we all have trust issues. Dr. Botsman takes the reader on a history of the subject of trust and shows that today we do a better job of trusting strangers than institutions. In | Read More

DATE POSTED: 01/22/2018  |     |   Category: Friend to Friend

Over the holidays I met with two men who are connected with Forge Dallas. Their organization teaches people how to be missional in their neighborhoods. Forge International, which is the parent group, was formed by Alan Hirsch and Michael Frost.  Frost has written a book entitled Surprise the World.  This periodical encapsulates the basic premises | Read More

Load More