I was asked this past week if I was discouraged. The honest answer to this question is: yes. It is a weird time to be a pastor. I have been in ministry in churches since around 1995 and I have never experienced the things that we are going through now. The struggle to balance decisions,Continue reading “Discouraged? There is HOPE!”
I was changing my new granddaughter’s dirty diaper the other day and I had a thought. If I was not doing this for her, she would just remain dirty. She can’t figure out how to get out of the situation and she doesn’t have the strength or motor skills to do it. Now, she knowsContinue reading “Shortsighted”
Love is what UNIFIES! Now this is not human love. Human love does not unify. Human love can not unify. Human love is selfish. The love that unifies is the love of Jesus. The love of the gospel. The love displayed on the cross.
…why would we ever say simply, “God is good?” I mean isn’t good a step down from great? Isn’t good just good and great is GREAT?
I had a distinct privilege of pastoring a church in the Sierra Nevada mountains called Bridgeport Christian Fellowship in Bridgeport, California from 2010-1016. This was my first pastorate. This church was such a loving, grace-showing congregation that allowed me to learn and grow during my time there. One of the things I had to learnContinue reading “5 work-from-home helps…”