Pastors


Why Bother – Part 2

In a previous article, I explored some of the hazards of ministry for my fellow pastors – discouragement, disillusionment with people, and a lack of being able to see results from our efforts. While these are legitimate struggles, they are not the final word. Every job and anything we attempt for the Kingdom will have […]


Why Bother

This post was originally shared on Church Central, a great site for pastors! Sometimes, okay, probably more often than one would care to admit, we struggle with the results of our efforts. Working with people in a relational setting is difficult to quantify. When entering the paid ministry in late 1981, the Senior pastor I […]


3 Essential Ingredients for Life

Here is a blog post I just added to Church Central I spent a bit of time this week engaging someone on social media. Most of us probably have the major outlets that open opportunities beyond our own circles. This particular person took offense at my message from 1 John 2:1-2 stating the believers can […]


Called To War – A Discussion With Pastors/Leaders 1/14/2012 1

Called To War Thank you for the opportunity to share and for taking time out of your busy life to join us in this discussion. I am honored and humbled. As the old saying goes, “I feel like a lion in a den of Daniels!”  So, excuse my growling if it comes through that way […]


To My Fellow Pastors

Eph 4:11-12 – And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ… David Guzik’s Commentary states – equip means “to be put right, the idea of mending a net, or fixing a broken bone.”  New […]