Monthly Archives: November 2013

The True Homeless Pastor

There is a story going around in the Facebook about a pastor (Jeremias Steepek) who dressed himself as homeless and entered in a church to preach. Unfortunately, I found out that this story is a hoax, and the pastor not … Continue reading

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10 Basic Facts About the Church (Fact # 10)

What’s In It For Me? This is the question that guides almost every decision that is made today. No matter if is about buying something, moving, work, or even church. We live in a time when we want to get … Continue reading

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10 Basic Facts About the Church (Fact # 9)

The 2nd-century Church Father Tertullian wrote “the blood of martyrs is the seed of the Church.” Persecution, opposition, adversity, and trouble, are not a matter of if for the church, but a matter of when. It seems to me that … Continue reading

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10 Basic Facts About the Church (Fact # 8)

Last week, one of my Facebook friends shared an article that was, at least, bizarre: “Porno-Gospel”. Yeah, you read it right. I did not open the message. I, like you, had a clear idea what was going on. Churches today, … Continue reading

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10 Basic Facts About the Church (Fact # 7)

The church has become more and more an organization run by professionals. We have professional people for every detail and aspect of the ministry, and the members are just invited to watch or give some support. This attitude explains why … Continue reading

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10 Basic Facts About the Church (Fact # 6)

When we mention the mission of the church, these ideas are what come to many people’s minds: to serve our neighbor, to respond to human need, to transform unjust structures of society, to care for the integrity of creation, to … Continue reading

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