Tag Archive: Tom Rainer

Does Your Church’s Birthrate Matter?


We do often talk about birthrates at church. Well at least not in those terms. We discuss delaying conception until after we accomplish some life goal; we discuss how 1 or 2 kids… Continue reading

Can We Trade Church For Travel Ball?


It’s here! Travel Ball! Families with young kids will increasingly be spending their weekends eating fast food, sleeping in bug infested motels, and getting sun burned as they sit on hot metal bleachers!… Continue reading

Love Politics? Love Humility More!


Nothing that follows comes easy to me. I struggle with pride every day I talk politics.  Just ask my wife. But if there was ever a time for humility in the church it… Continue reading