Real 24/7 support

God is available to help 24/7

“Call to me and I will answer you.” (Jer. 33:3) Many computer and software companies promise support 24/7. It sounds good, but that “support” is often an endless series of automatic messages, referrals to canned answers, or a suggestion to go to the web site and there try to figure out the answer yourself. In…

Checklist for Easter to get people to come back next week

Easter checklist of church communications

In addition to making certain your Easter celebrations themselves are joyful and honoring to the Lord, take some time to make certain that the guests that come for Easter Sunday return next week. Following is a checklist and some links to help make that happen. ___Involve every member in your Easter outreach In an email…

Urgent: Protect your Windows XP computer before April 8th.

XP warning advice

Several weeks ago I wrote: “Microsoft is discontinuing support for Windows XP and Office 2003 on April 8, 2014, but will continue security updates for an undetermined time.” Since then, I have learned that Microsoft will continue providing virus/malware protection for Windows XP until July 14, 2015 but only if Microsoft’s Security Essentials is already…

Be faithful first, then trust

Communications as warnings

Ezekiel 33:7-9 “Son of man, I have made you a watchman for the house of Israel; so hear the word I speak and give them warning from me. When I say to the wicked, ‘O wicked man, you will surely die,’ and you do not speak out to dissuade him from his ways, that wicked…

You are not a computer, remember to rest

You must take time to rest.

Genesis 33:14 So let my lord go on ahead of his servant, while I move along slowly at the pace of the droves before me and that of the children, until I come to my lord in Seir.” Jacob was sensitive to the possibility of driving his flocks and children too hard. A present-day application…