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.
We all go through times while on the journey where the road is silent. Other times our prayer life is full of answers and confirmations from God. Dare I even … Continue reading Hello Again, It’s Me…(A Pondering on Silence In The Prayer Journey)
I remember dropping a friend off at their home after school when I heard about the suicide-death of Kurt Cobain – lead singer of Nirvana. I just couldn’t believe it. … Continue reading Tackling the “S” Word…
First of all, I have to tell you that I am very reluctant to ponder anything on this topic because it seems to be quite the hot button topic, and … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army: Serving Water and Cookies at Gay Pride Parade…
“You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you…” Matthew 5:43-44 … Continue reading Day 40 – “Do You Love Your Frienemy?”
“Love does no harm to a neighbor. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.” -Romans 13:10 How do we stop the hatred and the violence in our world? It … Continue reading Day 26 (Thursday) “The Missing Link…”
“Only love will win in the end.” -Mumford & Sons. Today, I have seen the antithesis of love. All of the news outlets have thoroughly covered this horrendous act of … Continue reading Ponderings On The Orlando Massacre
We are adding a new addition to Pastorsponderings, podcasts! Today, we’re going to add our first podcast offering – “Pressing on or drop it like it’s hot”. Click on the … Continue reading “Pressing on or Drop it like it’s hot”
“To equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, 3 Healthy Habits For Soldiers
You know what I have trouble with? Injustices. Those moments in life when, both big and small injustices take place. It is mind boggling that there are people in our … Continue reading A Pondering On Injustice…
Sometimes, perhaps, Christians become so focused upon one aspect of the Jesus’ teachings that it nearly overshadows another important teaching – humility and service. What I mean is that Jesus … Continue reading Could Communion Be Overshadowing Something More Important?
What if is less about this and more about this – what if we actually LIVED Like it? What if this – Became less important… and this…. Became one of … Continue reading Something to be thankful for? Let’s change that!