Pondering Life

Pondering Life

I turn 41 this weekend and in typical fashion when birthdays come around, I ponder things a bit more than usual. And for me that means, more often than not, ministry things. I become a Christian in October of 1997 and within six months I felt the “call” to...
Doing and Being

Doing and Being

It is incredibly easy for our identity to get so wrapped up in something we are DOING that we inadvertently lose our BEING. The result is we reduce our BEING to such an extent that we feel lost, or in free fall, once we’re no longer DOING. Remember, you’re...
Weakness Is Strength

Weakness Is Strength

A few weeks back I dropped a post on my Facebook account.  In the post I shared a glimpse of my struggle since entering into pastoral ministry.  While it has been a struggle and do not get me wrong, it has been both incredibly exhausting and frustration, it has been...