There are days that I can’t be lone.Alone with my own thoughts. Thoughts that bind.blind.rewind my mind until I find that I am helplessly reliving regrets from my past. Like … Continue reading Talk. (a poem)
YouNot all of us pastors have the luxury of having a full worship band, pianist and an ear for music. Let’s face it, some of us reading this article right … Continue reading 10 Ministry Tools for the Non-Musically Inclined Pastor.
“When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.” -Psalm 56:3 They say that you should never underestimate the power of the ocean. It can be a dangerous place, … Continue reading Faith Lessons From The Ocean – Lesson #1 “The Trench Of Fear”
So we did a weekend of Messy Church recently, that consisted of 2 hour segments on the topic of the “I Am’s” of Jesus. I would recommend along with leaders … Continue reading Messy Church – Weekend VBS…”I Am’s of Jesus”
First of all let me set the record straight, if we aren’t following Christ and desiring to be like Him in every way, then we really shouldn’t call ourselves Christians. … Continue reading 4 Ways We Get Christianity Wrong
There is a problem with our self-reliance. Independence is a great thing, but are we independent from God? Do we only require God’s help when it gets tough and we … Continue reading If It’s Not Broke…Then Break It.
“The sacrifice pleasing to God is a broken spirit. You will not despise a broken and humbled heart, God.” -Psalm 51:17 I have never been much of a lent observer. You know, … Continue reading Lenten Perspective Pondering – Featuring Cadet Bobby Key
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy … Continue reading Walking at Midnight on the path of restlessness.
“So he ordered that they be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ…” -Acts 10:48a Recently I was asked a question by one of our volunteers who had been busily … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, If Baptism isn’t Necessary, are Uniforms?
Listen to the Podcast here (or read transcript below): Dear fellow Ponderers, I apologize for my absence as of late, you see we had a double whammy in our home. … Continue reading The Scariest Journey…(Podcast & Pondering)
“…So the Israelites did as Joshua commanded them. They took twelve stones from the middle of the Jordan, according to the number of the tribes of the Israelites, as the … Continue reading Day 38 – “The Landmarks of Everest”
“There’s no limit to how complicated things can get, on account of one thing always leading to another.” ― E.B. White. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Is Policy Killing Our Mission?