I’d Rather Have Jesus

I haven’t listened to this song in a long time. I found a current version yesterday on iTunes. The fresh, clear, bold words poured from the singers mouth like an anthem. I listened to it again this morning as part of my devotion time and I just wept. The lyrics are simple I’d rather have…

We Raise The Dead

  We’re youth workers. We raise the dead, every week We have The Power on our lips We speak life We share Jesus We play games to resucitate the joy of living We lead songs of victory to a life-giving, soul stirring, resurrected Savior who snapped the leash of death and told us to do…

Failure Is An Option

I was told numerous times in staff meetings over the years that failure is not an option. But it is and it should be. Usually this slogan is centered around: a big church event keeping your job growing the church or youth ministry (see #2) This is small thinking at it’s worst. Failure in these…