Pete Barker

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Church Leaders and Our Hard Hearts - Christian Unity Ministries

I Liked Everything I Saw on Facebook for Two Days. Here's What It Did to Me

<b>There's this great</b> Andy Warhol quote you've probably seen before: "I think everybody should like everybody." You can buy posters and plates with …

What Happened When I Woke Up Two Hours Earlier For A Week

Here’s what happened when we challenged readers, and ourselves, to wake up much earlier than we wanted to.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story is part of 5 Habits Changes You Can Actually Make In 2015. Check out the full list here.</i><p>Last week I challenged readers, and myself, to wake up what they considered to …

When you find a picture online, do you know if you can legally use it somewhere else? This is a GREAT infographic that explains the legal terms, laws and ethics with photos online. We recommend taking a look at the full infographic here: http://visual.ly/can-i-use-picture

4 Ways to Use the Facebook Save Button for Delayed Content Consumption

Have you ever wanted to save Facebook content to read later?<p>Are you looking for ways to find that saved content?<p>Depending on the type of device …

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Mark Driscoll's Pussified Nation...

In his book <i>Confessions of a Reformission Rev</i>, Mark Driscoll might have made one confession too many. See image below.<p>Mark’s seemingly funny story …

Publish Books Instantly From Evernote

Posted by Taylor Pipes on 29 Jul 2014<p>It’s never been easier to be an author.<p>Evernote is an especially popular tool for many writers. It serves as the …

What Most Leaders Miss When They Implement A New Idea

Great church leaders are always implementing new ideas to further develop their ministry. Unfortunately, many fail to see fully what those ideas will …

Critical Decision: Add Members to Existing Groups vs. Start New Groups?

I had an interesting question last week that prompted this post. Here’s the question:<p>Hey Mark, I am looking for a small group resource that will help …

3 Common Traits of Youth Who Don’t Leave the Church

<i>By Jon Nielson</i><p>“What do we do about our kids?” The group of parents sat together in my office, wiping their eyes. I’m a high school pastor, but for …

Obama Regime Planned the Influx of Illegal Alien Children at the Border

RUSH: Let me get to this Southern border business. I want to share with you some of the details from our Morning Update today, for those of you who …

Quick cheat sheet for social media images! Thanks Social Media Examiner and Constant Contact!

U.S. Air Force Major (Ret.) Drops Brand New Benghazi Revelations That Raise Serious Questions About White House’s Response

The terrorists who attacked the U.S. compound and CIA annex in Benghazi on September 11, 2012, took cellphones from State Department personnel during the deadly assault and contacted senior terrorist leaders about the success of the operation — and U.S. spy agencies overheard the conversations, Fox …

Facebook Embedded Posts: Visual Content, Faster Load Times

Facebook today released an update to Embedded Posts, which allows you to add any public Facebook post to your blog or website. The new version includes a revamped design focused on visual content, faster load times, and per-publisher default widths.<p>The first improvement means posts that include …

‘Wow’: Journalist Attempts to ‘Debunk’ Anti-Gun Group’s List of ‘School Shootings in America Since Sandy Hook’ — Here’s What He Found

Everytown for Gun safety, an anti-gun group formed by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and prominent gun control advocate Shannon Watts, released new data on Tuesday suggesting that there have been an average of 1.37 school shootings every single week in the U.S. since the deadly 2012 …

New Post: Do You Only Extend Grace When It's Convenient? — http://bit.ly/1l4sxLD (by Dean Nelson)

On mission: From Africa to Arizona | Fuel

<i>By Lainee Pegelow, associate director, NAU Christian Challenge –</i><p>What would it look like if Arizona Southern Baptists’ Cooperative Program giving …

Baptist missionary flees Ukraine amid violence, visits San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — Downtown's First Baptist Church sent a 12-member team of mostly youths to the Ukraine last summer to help a U.S. missionary stationed …

World Leaders Think Obama Must be Stopped

RUSH: Fascinating story here. It really is. This is from the Sydney Morning Herald: “Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott is seeking a conservative …

SLIDESHOW: A sneak peek at Facebook's Audience Insights

Earlier this month, Facebook announced Audience Insights, giving marketers a deep statistical view of their audience.<p>Now that it’s starting to roll …

Why We Reconcile with Each Other - Christian Unity Ministries

Students, Don’t Waste Your Summer

Students, you know it’s the end of the spring semester when it’s 58 degrees and you’re studying outside in shorts and playing frisbee on gray …

The Church of Dry Bones - Christian Unity Ministries

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