You Will Run and Not Be Weary.

There are times when something horrible happens and we don’t think we can go on. Maybe we’ve failed so bad that we can’t ever go back to what we were doing.¬†You might think you are too old to start something new. You start feeling like life is over, that there is nothing for you. Thankfully,…

Allergic to Grace.

As I sit here today, the week of Resurrection, smelling freshly cut grass, watching flowers bloom and having my allergies overwhelm me, I couldn’t help thinking that the church has become allergic to grace. We avoid it. We don’t want too much of it. It seems that the topic or mention of the word grace…

Help During the Holidays

As we are now in the holiday season I want to encourage many of you who feel alone, rejected or tossed aside by something that has happened at your church or ministry. It may have been your fault, it may be that you were rejected for your behavior, or maybe you were the victim of…

Grace as Bible class…really?

Grace is not a bible school topic…it IS the reason FOR bible school! It’s the gospel, the good news about Jesus. How can we make the reason for Christianity and redemption a single topic? It’s the center of everything we as teachers and believers of Jesus should be speaking out. Let’s not treat grace this…

Some scary stats for Pastors…

Hey Pastors! You are not alone. If you are not a pastor and reading this, maybe it will cause you to take another look at that guy in front who seems to be invincible and perfect. When I first started compiling stats on personal profiles on pastors I was shocked…but more shocked to find that…

In the beginning….

I’ve always wanted to start a blog, but as a pastor I didn’t want to make it just another place to spread my opinion. This is not an ego thing as many blogs are. What I wanted to create was a place that other Pastors (and those in ministry) to come and gather a little…