Why I Am Leery of Labels, and You Should Be Too!

Why I Am Leery of Labels, and You Should Be Too!

My wife, a true child of the south, loves sweet tea. I, on the other hand, prefer unsweet tea with fresh lime or lemon. At least twice recently, as we were dining out, our server refilled my wife’s sweet tea glass with unsweetened iced tea. In both cases, when we...
Ministry on an Emerging New Landscape

Ministry on an Emerging New Landscape

Lava once flowed across the land on which the Hualalai Golf Course now sits. Years before the resort was constructed, this part of Hawaii’s Big Island looked much different. Yet, once the lava altered the landscape, there was no going back. Looking at the plush...
How You Can Navigate Holiday Grief

How You Can Navigate Holiday Grief

Grief is tough to deal with any time of the year, but it is especially challenging during the holidays. Why does grief seem to turn up the volume during the holiday season? I think there are at least three reasons why grief is more pronounced in the U.S....
10 Steps to Transform Your Church

10 Steps to Transform Your Church

Second-Ponce de Leon Baptist Church in Atlanta birthed a vision in 1946 to plant a church in North Buckhead. The congregation saw this area as a mission field and a hub of future growth on the north side of Atlanta. Second-Ponce purchased property in 1947 on Wieuca...