Posts from April 2019

Posts from April 2019

134. Initiate Ministry

I often say to team leaders that “events” make me nervous. Maybe it is due to my personality but I just don’t like creating events and running them. That is why I don’t think I’m a great community builder. When I hear stories of successful pastors planting thriving churches through their interpersonal skill and knack for planning great events makes me a bit envious sometimes. For this reason, I feel unqualified as a lead pastor time to time. There are…

133. Daniel Fast Testimonies

Daniel Fast is officially finished today. I’ve written about my own experience multiple times before so I thought it would be good to include summaries of a few testimonies of people who have participated this year. — April is our church’s favorite month of the year because all we get to eat are sweet potatoes, potatoes, tofu, salad, and japchae (Korean dish). Jokes aside…I came to realize a lot of things I wouldn’t have, and because of the media fast,…

132. Digital Minimalism

I’ve recently finished reading a book called “Digital Minimalism”. It is written by Cal Newport, an associate professor of computer science at Georgetown University and his point is simple: We need to rebuild our relationship with technology using our deeply held values as a foundation. His reasoning is clear: Technological innovation (especially digital) was handed to us before we had a chance to establish our own “philosophy” on how to use it for our real benefit. Carl says the great…

131. Some Changes In Response Time

We are making some changes in how the response time is run. So I would like to inform what changes will happen and also make a suggestion in light of them. So here they are. 1. Standing Again For Response Song Starting from today, we will stand again for response song after sermon. The reason why we asked people to sit down during response time was to give people time to fill out communication cards for their decisions regarding the…
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