Posts Tagged ‘hospitality’

Well Worn Seats – A Defense of Having “Your Seat” at Church

It is something that will get a chuckle out of most regular church goers. To what do I refer?  I speak of the the idea that many church regulars have “their spot” or “their seat” in the pew each Sunday.  Cartoons and drawn (like the one to the left)  and anecdotes are told about the times […]

Posted by Philip Hoppe on January 18th, 2016 under Theology and Practice Tags: , , ,  •  No Comments

Hospitality – The practice of God and His people

When was the last time you had anyone other than family over for dinner?   Oh, I have no doubt that some of you have.  But  no doubt the practice is much more scarce  than it was just a couple generations ago.  Hospitality was something that was part of our culture not all that long ago, […]

Posted by Philip Hoppe on August 29th, 2010 under Theology and Practice Tags: , , , ,  •  1 Comment