If your experience is anything like mine, then you realize that there’s no way that formal training alone can equip you to handle the real-life complexities of ministry in the local church. After getting involved full-time in ministry, I had
Ever put your foot in your mouth? Hopefully the taste of my own foot is becoming fainter and fainter as I continue on this walk with Christ, but every now and then I still get to enjoy that juicy flavor.
Needed to read this today. The Paradoxical Commandments by Dr. Kent M. Keith People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are
Our two-year-old is learning how to go potty on the toilet. To incentivize this skill, we reward him with Skittles when he makes it happen on the big boy potty. To my great delight, he told me he needed to
I recently wrote about how I was such a smashing success on Valentine’s Day. (Hopefully your sarcasm radar is going off.) The problem was that I did not communicate my love for my wife in a way that connected with