Get Out Of MY Church!

As I was reading Matthew 22 this morning, I was thinking about our society today. Being in youth ministry for so long, I have seen the effects of the emerging "non-religious" generation. There is a current trend in the media skewing millennials into believing that organized religion is a cause of mental illness.  This statement is false. The claim is … Continue reading Get Out Of MY Church!

One Year out of Full Time Ministry… Waiting is Hard.

As I post this, I am one week away from being a full year out of full time ministry.   Now, let me preface this post by saying that I have still been doing ministry. Volunteering as a pastor with GodSquad Church, working in the local churches I have been in. I am helping my … Continue reading One Year out of Full Time Ministry… Waiting is Hard.

How To Set Your New Minister Up For The Long Haul

This title says it all. How can we as a church set up our new ministers, whether Senior Pastor, Youth Pastor, Children’s Pastor, Bathroom Cleaning Pastor (it seems we have positions for everything today) for success. I talked with several new ministers, some who have been at their church for over a year, and some … Continue reading How To Set Your New Minister Up For The Long Haul

How Summer Of ’67 Fulfilled A Lifelong Prayer I Didn’t Know I Had

I think it is fair to go ahead and state that the movie Summer of ' 67 was produced by my in-laws. This is my honest opinion. Summer of a 67 is a movie revolving around the Vietnam war. While most war movies are keen to show the action and bloody scenes, Summer of 67 … Continue reading How Summer Of ’67 Fulfilled A Lifelong Prayer I Didn’t Know I Had