Category Archives: Ministry

The Hazards of Ministry — Success

Ministry is joyous, but it’s also hazardous. By hazardous I don’t mean everything is like working on a battlefield. I mean it’s costly. For me, as a pastor, ministry comes with challenges. Where my heart goes out is for younger … Continue reading

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What’s Ministry All About?

I’ve not blogged in over a month 🙂 but I’m back. The past two months have been the most trying and transitional months I’ve had in a while. I’m back to blog land though. Here’s a few reflections: 1. Ministry … Continue reading

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The Place of Honor

How does your church do the Lord’s Supper? Does your practice reflect the Lord gets the “place of honor?” Yesterday, @fbcruidoso we remembered the Lord in the memorial of the Lord’s Supper. We put it in the middle of the … Continue reading

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Fire, Life, and Ministry

When a fire breaks out, opportunity strikes. I have been working some in my Sunday School Class through Purpose Driven Life. It’s amazing how these young adults have come alive in the last 8 weeks. Every day they are sending … Continue reading

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Disaster Relief: An Opportunity for Churches

Disaster is a fact of life. Just a few years ago hurricane Katrina caught everyone off guard. We blamed a lot on the government, but the fact is this. We all tended to act as if we could ride Katrina … Continue reading

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Social Media and 21st Century Ministry

In the last year I have been following a friend of mine, Pastor Kerry Mackey, in his use of Social Media as a means of community, communication, and commitment to making disciples. Kerry’s site is Check it out. Kerry’s … Continue reading

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Highlight Church: 242 Community Church

I’ve been researching churches across the nation that are a little different but are doing the right things. I stumbled across 242 Community Church. I love this church! Last month their home page feature a video on ServeFest. They did … Continue reading

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