My Best Compliment

A few weeks ago I got the best compliment I have ever had in ministry.  As a pastor, I understand the art of empty flattery. I know that I am not Billy Graham. I know that I’m not Charles Stanley. There are Sundays after a week of preparation, I approach the pulpit excited to preach […]


A Case of the Mondays

I have to tell you; often as a pastor I’m discouraged. I get up on Sundays and Wednesdays and preach my heart out only to find the low of Monday morning where I ask the question what am I doing, what is God doing, and does any person in the church even remember what I […]