Community Outreach the Game

by Dave Jackson on May 6, 2013

[easyazon-cta align="none" asin="B0002V0IEU" height="43" key="amazon-us-tall-light" locale="us" width="120"]At Westminster Presbyterian Church, Survivor- and Hunger Games-themed competitions have proved surprisingly successful in inspiring congregants to get involved in outreach efforts, including collecting food donations for the community. Each summer since 2009, Pastor Karen Dumey has divided the 65-member congregation in Cape Girardeau, Mo., up into two teams. […]


Bible Mini-Series Coming 3.3.13

by Dave Jackson on February 20, 2013

There is a mini-series coming March 3rd on the History channel. This provides a great opportunity to invite people to see the bible come to life with some pretty cool special effects. Check out this video. For two hours every Sunday night for five weeks, from March 3rd through Easter Sunday on March 31st, The […]


Beware of Christians

by Dave Jackson on October 22, 2012

My wife and I stumbled across a movie on Netflix that would make a very nice ice breaker for youth groups. It’s called “Beware of Christians.” The movie starts of with a quote: “The single biggest cause of Atheism today is Christians who acknowledge Jesus with their lips and deny him by their lifestyle – […]


People Are Leaving Smaller Churches For Mega Churches

by Dave Jackson on October 2, 2012

In a recent article by Thom Rainer in Outreach Magazine, he explained how Mega Churches have been growing over the last 40+ years. He states, “There continues to be a shift of members and attendees from smaller churches to larger churches, particularly megachurches. ” He points out that being a Megachurch may not solve your […]


Is Your Church Addressing the Porn Epidemic?

by Dave Jackson on May 8, 2012

Last night there was a report on Nightline about an Eagle scout who got addicted to porn. He started at age 12. The report is shocking. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player I did a report on this myself at Two Things The Church is Ignoring Part II: Porn There are some great resources to hold […]