Pastor’s Marriage, Part 1

Debbie and I have been married a long time. And we’ve learned a thing or two about living as married people. We almost never argue, and most of the time we’d rather be with each other than with anyone else on the planet, but recently we found ourselves at odds and we...

Pastor’s Marriage, Part 2

Pastor, marriage is under attack. Your marriage is under attack. Spiritually speaking, you have a bullseye drawn on your back, and Satan has you in his crosshairs. The enemy knows that if he can get you, he can have many in your congregation for free. Keeping your...

Why Good Godly Leaders Should Repent

You are a pastor. You love Jesus and you give your life away daily to help others find and follow Christ. Some days you do it better than others, but you are who you are because you have taken up your cross and are following Jesus. If you are like me, for the most...

Preaching with Confidence While Feeling Like a Hypocrite

How can you preach with confidence while feeling like a hypocrite? That’s like asking how to run fast on a broken leg. The truth is… you can’t! What do you do if you are a preacher and you feel like a hypocrite? The way I see it, you only have four options:...

Your Words Matter

Like most people, you probably think what you say on Sunday morning doesn’t make much of a difference. You aren’t the preacher. You don’t lead worship. So, what difference do your words make? If you are like most, you probably think your words matter very little. But...