The Fragile Church Community

I can’t tell you how many people I’ve met who don’t go to church for some reason or another, who stay away because the church is “hypocritical,” or who disdain those lofty cathedrals because churches have been places of spiritual or emotional abuse rather than places of healing. I’ve served Christ’s Church for nearly 16Continue reading “The Fragile Church Community”

Being a pastor has its unique…disadvantages

When I heard the call to ministry in my teenage years, I wanted everyone to know that I wanted to be a pastor.  I went to school, got experience, landed a great ministry at a great church, and have done fairly well in living out my calling thus far. It’s odd, then, that years later,Continue reading “Being a pastor has its unique…disadvantages”