Ministry & Church Leadership

  • keep tools sharp
    admin
    While reading Ecclesiastes, I encountered this fascinating passage. “…he that cleaveth wood shall be endangered thereby. If the iron be blunt, and he do not whet the edge, then must he put to more strength: but wisdom is profitable to direct.” (Eccles. 10:9-10) When a man cuts wood with a blunt
  • walking away from church
    admin
    There are few things that are more disconcerting to me as a pastor as those folks who, for whatever reason, decide that they no longer want to walk with and worship with the rest of the congregation. Sometimes they make a big fuss about one thing or another and leave
  • church in the gig economy
    admin
    It isn’t a surprise to anyone who has been watching such things, but our economy is not what it used to be. For many areas across the country, jobs are scarce. Other areas are decimated in regard to work, and the young families of the workforce are moving to cities
  • cheerleader girl
    admin
    I am convinced that more can be done for God. I am convinced that more can be done for our communities. I am convinced that more can be done for our country. I am convinced that there are people who want to, are even begging to do this work. But