Tag Archives: preaching

Now… Be Funny!

Ministry is an odd game. We are – either consciously or subconsciously – expected to be all things to all people. Event planners, computer technicians, theologians, grounds maintenance persons, counselors, and secretaries, just to name a few. On top of all that we are required to be comedians. On queue. Like flipping a switch. Just… […]

Calling Out Sin From the Pulpit

On May 19th, 2013, Jim Sandridge stood in the pulpit of Immanuel Baptist Church of Skiatook and did this. It has since gone viral. There’s a lot of things that make me cringe watching this video. For starters… 49 seconds—He tells a member they’re “not worth 15 cents.” Does that sound like Jesus? 1:10—The more-than-awkward […]