Top 10 Books on Church Ministry and Leadership

By Joe LaGuardia Last year, following a mission trip to Cuba, I wrote a lengthy blog series on books that have shaped my ministry, faith, and life.  During this season of COVID-19, I decided to revisit my bookshelf and narrow down, as impossible as it was, the top 10 books that have shaped my ministryContinue reading “Top 10 Books on Church Ministry and Leadership”

PTSD, Pastors, and a Program for Healing

By Joe LaGuardia I had a spell of post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD) today. I am writing while it is still fresh in my mind. People who suffer from PTSD never know when it is going to hit. We try to identify triggers, but sometimes they are unavoidable. Living in these stressful, fear-laden times does notContinue reading “PTSD, Pastors, and a Program for Healing”