It is easy to think of our people either being for us or against us. However, the reality is, most often our people are neither for us or against us—they are neutral. Who they are for, is themselves.

American composer and lyricist Irving Berlin wrote the famous Christmas song, “White Christmas.” Berlin also wrote another song, “I’ve Got Plenty to Be Thankful For.” Having just celebrated Thanksgiving,

 From the Exodus of Egypt, God has called His people to worship corporately in His presence. One of the most familiar corporate worship settings is the camp meeting. Church of God people since the early 1900’s have worshiped in camp meetings and state assemblies.

Recently a friend of mine used this line, “Summer is yawning.” I like that line. Already I too see “summer yawning,’ and fall is beginning to wake up. The changing of seasons is common not only in the natural but also in the spiritual. In all of our lives,

 Easter has been called the “Super Bowl of Church Attendance.” In all likelihood Easter is the most attended Sunday of the church year for United States churches according to LifeWay Research. In 2012 LifeWay conducted a study with 1000 Protestant pastors for the three highest attended....