Preaching, Prayer, & People

Over the last months as I have been thinking through the ministry of being an under-shepherd, I must confess that I have been overwhelmed at times. There are so many aspects of pastoral ministry that require great attention! However, as I continued to think through the ministry of an under-shepherd, my mind came to rest …

The Greatest Purpose

Have you ever wondered why you are here? What is the purpose or meaning of life? If you are like me, sometimes life can get so overwhelming that you fall on your knees and ask “why Lord?” I don’t know about you, but I am thankful that God has told us why we are here. …

Nothing but Christ Crucified

Facebook seems to know a lot about me. I’m pretty sure that they know I’m a pastor. Why do I think that? Well whenever I go through my news feed there are advertisements for church marketing programs. Yes, church marketing programs. It amazes me how many strategies there are for church growth. Now, while I …