Stupid trends in the church

Screen Shot 2013-07-10 at 8.59.02 AMTrends can be so stupid.

Have you heard of the new one?

Baby Bangs.

The church has had it’s share of bad trends.

What has been your favorite stupid trend in the church?

What trend to you just wish would go away that hasn’t yet?

Todd

2 Comments

  • Jeff Ruble July 10, 2013 Reply

    We have aleays done it this way so we are not going to change. Its the prrschers job not ours. we can’t do that.

  • Steve Miller July 11, 2013 Reply

    Do those baby Bangs come in adult sizes? Should I look into wearing one so people will coo over me at church rather than be repelled by my bald dome?

    what trend do I dislike and want to see leave the church?
    I dislike the whole, “turn to your neighbor and say…” it seems so robotic and fake. If my neighbor didn’t hear it the first time when the pastor said it and if God didn’t make it resonate with my neighbor, me repeating it isn’t going to make a difference. Maybe there is a pastor who can pull this sermon trick off well, but it has never rung true with me.

Leave a Reply

0 Total Shares
Tweet
Share
Share
Pin
+1
Current Events Humor Leadership Staffing
decliningchurch
Declining and Growing Churches Differ in Theology

A study of growing conservative churches and declining mainline churches found...

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 11:  A homeless man rests in a pew at a Times Square church where some area homeless take refuge from the cold on December 11, 2013 in New York City. New York and much of New England has been experiencing freezing temperatures with snow expected this weekend. According to a recent study by the by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, New York City's homeless population increased by 13 percent at the beginning of this year. Despite an improving local economy, as of last January an estimated 64,060 homeless people were in shelters and on the street in New York. Only Los Angeles had a larger percentage increase than New York for large cities.  (Phot
Churches Open Their Doors to the Homeless in the Winter

There are over 550,000 homeless throughout America, and churches throughout cities...

printing-press
Printing Press Helped Martin Luther Go Viral

As Martin Luther posted his 95 theses against the sale of...