The #ReimagineFORUM @ Discipleship.Network

Equipping Your Reimagine Journey

Jeremy Amick's Blog – August 2011 Archive (4)

What God Thinks about Volunteer Ministry

 

"HUT, TWO. THREE, FOUR..."

The local church ministry is a volunteer army. Noah Webster pointed out in his American Dictionary of the English Language in 1828 that a volunteer is “a person who enters into military or other service of his own free will. In military affairs, volunteers enter into service voluntarily, but when in service they are subject to…

Continue

Added by Jeremy Amick on August 15, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

How Volunteer Ministry Can Go Terribly Wrong

Objects that are misplaced can create a frustrating situation. I should know. My Mom was not kidding when she said, "You'd loose your head if it were not attached." However, in the church, people that are misplaced constitute a tragedy. Every believer has the greatest power force in the world and has been gifted for a ministry that will be life-changing for all who are involved. Yet, a careless (or prayerless) decision by a church leader can limit (at best) the potential for a Christian to…

Continue

Added by Jeremy Amick on August 14, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

What is the Value of a Volunteer?

What is the value of a brother or sister, mom or dad? What is the value of a faithful friend? Our society has a habit of placing value on that which is self-serving (cars, phones, houses, etc.) and downplaying relationships. Last night I was challenged with a thought, "How much value does our church leadership place on volunteers?" The measuring stick for this proposition is found in our attitude toward those we work with directly in ministry.

Allen Newell, author of a training…

Continue

Added by Jeremy Amick on August 13, 2011 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

From Tone Deaf to Perfect Pitch



Music is beautiful when there is the perfect balance of a strong melody and a complementing harmony. For two accomplished piano players, whose love for music was stifled by debilitating strokes, this ability to enjoy the eighty-eight keys was severely diminished. Margret was impaired on the left side and Ruth on the right. Yet, the lives of both these women changed when the director of their convalescent center placed them side-by-side on the piano bench. What came from that…

Continue

Added by Jeremy Amick on August 12, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Blog Posts

My Journey into Prayer Evangelism

Posted by Network Creator / Coordinator on August 15, 2020 at 11:42am — 1 Comment

Forever Faithful

Posted by Johnny R. Almond on September 7, 2020 at 11:43am — 1 Comment

Make disciples

Who Make Disciples

Who Love God

&

Love Neighbors >>>

© 2020   Created by Network Creator / Coordinator.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service