Category Archives: Leading

The Bible in 90 Days

A few months ago I was led by the Lord to lead our church to Read the Bible in 90 Days. We started this past Sunday and our people are loving it. Here are a few thoughts on the first … Continue reading

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What is a Vacation?

I’ve been on vacation for a week. It’s been nice. My family enjoyed spending time in Pagosa Springs, Colorado. We had not taken a time when it would be considered a family vacation in awhile. So this was good for … Continue reading

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The Hazards of Ministry — People

Life is hazardous. Ministry is hazardous. Being a pastor is hazardous. By hazard, I don’t mean it’s always so bad that pastors have more frustrations than your average person. But I am noticing there a  few things along to way … Continue reading

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Three Things God’s Impressed on Me

I just got back from the Ukraine and am going to post again soon on the whole trip. But here’s a few things he impressed on me as I was gone. Unplug I took no phone or computer with me … Continue reading

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Ordination of Pastor Telsa DeBerry

Last night I had the privilege of preaching the ordination of Pastor Telsa DeBerry.  I had the privilege of serving with Tesla at CBC in Arlington, Texas. It was a privilege to just stand with him because He’s God’s man … Continue reading

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What Churches Can Learn from the Texas Rangers

What can churches learn from the American League Champion Texas Rangers? 1. Integrity. The Rangers didn’t fire their coach when he admitted drug problems earlier in the year. When the coach, Ron Washington, wasn’t winning, they kept him. Churches need … Continue reading

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10 Things Every Pastor Must Do

I’ve served in the ministry of the pastorate for 14 years now. Here are a few things I’ve learned from the journey that pastors “must do” if they are to be successful: 1. Preach the Scriptures with Relevant Application. I’ve … Continue reading

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