I’ll be honest: this is a tale of personal experience. I’ve been down and out…Continue Reading
A Christmas prayer for you
It’s been a pleasure sharing with you my thoughts about church leadership this year–and even…Continue Reading
Three ways to connect with your family at Christmas (even if you’re not going home)
Clergy families can find it difficult to connect with extended family at Christmas. We often…Continue Reading
Your 6-step formula for an awesome Advent
Well, we made it through Thanksgiving, which means…it’s that time of year again. Yes, I’m…Continue Reading
Are you ready to never worry about money again?
Right now, are you worried about money? Whether it’s your church’s money or your personal…Continue Reading
Your family is over your complaining
Do you come home from church and complain? Belly ache about the frustrations of ministry,…Continue Reading
The #1 reason pastors burn out and how you can avoid it
Burnout: the condition of someone who has become very physically and emotionally tired after doing…Continue Reading
What I wish I’d known about ministry 30 years ago
Dear pastors: I’m writing to you from my heart. I was a pastor for 15…Continue Reading
Pastors: What do you talk about at the dinner table?
In the busyness of life, you do have dinner with your family, right? So, what…Continue Reading
Have you done your ministry planning for fall?
Are you ready for September? I know, some of the organized types started planning for…Continue Reading