Here are some things I ran across this week that might be of interest to you! Click on the titles to read!
1. For Some Detroit Services, Call the D.I.Y. Dept. by Corey Williams (AP)
For some time, Detroit has been in major financial trouble. As a result, many of the city’s services have been either reduced or eliminated. Many of the people have decided to start providing for the city’s services through their own sacrifices. It’s amazing how much we think government needs to do, when in reality people are willing to band together and make things happen when the government can’t!
I love bacon. You need to read this. Enough said.
3. Urgency and Accountability are Two Sides of the Innovation Coin by Seth Godin
Innovation requires that we go for it and make stuff happen. We can’t keep on waiting and procrastinating. This is a good, short blog post.
4. Six Critical Issues to Prevent Church Members From Dropping Out by Thom S. Rainer
Church leaders…check this out! It’s simple, yet powerful. Answering these questions will help you put the focus on truly engaging people who show up to your church.
5. Why Doesn’t God Always Heal The Sick? by Sam Storms
This is a question that people seem to ask and talk about regularly. This post has some great ideas that are important to understand. Take a read!