Stampede!

I’ve never witnessed or been a part of a stampede.  Every once in a while we read a story in the news of a large crowd of people at an event in which people are injured as a result of a stampede.  I’ve seen video of a herd of cattle or buffalo suddenly becoming spooked …

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The Prayer for Healing…

Recently at Horizon, I preached a message from James 5:13-20 as part of the Margins message series.  The theme of the passage is obviously about prayer, and we connected that theme to the rest of our Margins messages.  But several people have been puzzled by a particular section—James 5:15—in which James talks about prayer for …

LOL Is Not an Affect

Horizon Community church is putting some strong effort this month into revising its website and Facebook page.  Gone are the days when churches could effectively reach people by printing flyers, hanging posters in local grocery stores, and buying add space in the phonebook.  In years gone by, churches that have been successful in marketing themselves …