Professionalism has nothing to do with the essence and heart of the Christian ministry. The more professional we long to
I love learning. So even though I’m officially ending my pastoral ministry this month, even though I’m technically on vacation
Church is boring! Where are all the young people? Why is church membership and church attendance dropping? Over and over
For those who prefer audio, I’ve just learned how to embed the audio of one of my sermons, so you
I don’t think of myself as part of a clergy health crisis. Although my blood pressure usually tests high at
“As people of faith, I feel we should have some kind of relationship,” said the president of the local Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’. He had called to invite my participation in an interfaith forum. . . .
Some studies indicate that one in five people live with schizophrenia, clinical depression, bipolar disorder, or other mental illness. In a congregation of 250, that would be 50 people.
Thank you to everyone who participated in my recent survey! Both your comments and the places where you chose to be silent have given me some good direction and a lot to think about in the coming year. I’m happy to share the following results.