To My Love on Valentines Day

Jennifer, Tomorrow marks seventeen years since I stood before your perfect face, dimly lit by the golden glow of a nearby “Burger King” sign. That evening I invited you into my life and I have been inviting you ever since. I was nervous that day because you were, in my...

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Four Don't (s) for Pastors

Don’t only give answers to the questions other people have about God. Be sure to ask questions, and be willing to learn from others. Don’t only speak to others about areas of sin and pride in their lives, but be willing to speak honestly about your own issues and seek...

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Do You Think Your Called to Ministry?

“Sensing a calling” is not enough to cause you to plunge into pastoral ministry. Far too many men enter ministry without the affirmation of others. Even our sincerest desires and intuitions are unreliable guides for a decision of this magnitude. If you don’t meet the Biblical qualifications of an elder...

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Aquireing The Skill of Leadership

We’ve all heard the old adage, “If you think your leading but no one is following, you’re just taking a walk.” Most people can be divided pretty easily into the leader or follower category, so which one do you fall into? Being a follower isn’t a bad thing; in fact...

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