Dear Salvation Army, are we fooling ourselves? Are we seeing one thing within our ivory towers while the reality looks quite different? Please don’t take offense. I mean no disrespect. … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, The Fish-Bowl Effect…
Dear fellow Ponderers… I have been dragging my feet in writing this for some time. Not because I didn’t want to write this edition to Pastorsponderings, but rather because I … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army: Communion, It’s Not What You Think It Is…
“The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” -Michelangelo … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Where Are We Going?
From the start, some of us might shirk at the idea that nepotism still exists in The Salvation Army. But we must recognize that even the Booths promoted family to … Continue reading Dear Salvationist, Does Nepotism Still Exist In Our Army?
Today I want to explore with you only ten things that will kill our corps. As with other lists we have compiled here on Pastorsponderings, this is merely a primer … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – 10 Things That Will Kill Your Corps
Thank you for joining us today on the PonderCast! Today is an encouraging audio pondering on the topic of encouragement. Give this a listen, share, subscribe and tell us what … Continue reading PonderCast – A Prescription for Encouragement
“If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep … Continue reading “Legacy – Owning Your Influence” – Precious Diamonds!
This past week, I had the opportunity to see “The Martian” with my wife and a group of friends. Here is a Pastorsponderings Movie review of this film: I remember … Continue reading Pondering Movie Review – The Martian
“What you are doing is not good. You and the people with you will certainly wear yourselves out, for the thing is too heavy for you; you cannot handle it … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – “Leadership, The Art of Delegation”
This pondering is certainly tongue in cheek. I want to poke a little fun at my fellow Christians today. Perhaps some of them didn’t know that their Church signs were … Continue reading 10 Church Signs The You Need To See…And Never Duplicate!
We (my family) are under farewell. In Salvation Army terminology we were given marching orders, and soon those orders will come to fruition. It is, as it usually is, bittersweet. … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army Officers, All My Bags Are Packed…I’m Ready to Go??
Let me be vulnerable with you for a moment. We have a son who struggles with disabilities. He has some severe educational challenges coupled with ADHD. One might say, “oh, … Continue reading Dear Church, Dear Salvation Army – Give Special Needs Kids A Break!!