How your home can be a place of strengthening – Acts 18, Part 5

Do you have a place where you sleep and eat? All over the world these places might look very different, but nearly everyone has a place we call home. Of course there are those struggling with homelessness, and we are called to reach out in love to them. In this final post on Acts 18,Continue reading “How your home can be a place of strengthening – Acts 18, Part 5”

Advice to a new young pastor (and what all of us can learn from it)

On July 1, 2008 I became the senior pastor of Faith Church.  I was scared.  What had I gotten myself into?  I had been youth/associate pastor at the church for the previous six years.  The youth group was awesome, and I had a ministry umbrella over me, deflecting the rain of difficulty, responsibility, and leadership.Continue reading “Advice to a new young pastor (and what all of us can learn from it)”

How to know if you are a drama magnet!

Are you a drama magnet?  Of course not!  No one wants to admit it.  But really, are you? Do you find that your life seems to be filled with drama?  Have you ever considered that all the drama in your life is because you are a drama magnet? What would you family say?  What wouldContinue reading “How to know if you are a drama magnet!”