What is God doing?

What is God doing?

For ten years, Hezekiah lived under the threat of the Assyrian empire threatening to pillage the southern tribes of Judah. I bet he wondered “what is God doing?” Habakkuk watched his nation deteriorate into chaos—injustice, evil, idolatry, and violence prevailed....
For Husbands Only

For Husbands Only

Valentine’s Day may be the one time each year that most husbands let down the macho exterior and actually demonstrate their love for their wives in tangible ways. You might shower your wife with flowers or candy, or take her out on a romantic evening. Some of...
6 Books Every Assistant Pastor Should Read

6 Books Every Assistant Pastor Should Read

If you are an assistant pastor, you wear a lot of hats. That is not to say the senior pastor doesn’t. However, the assistant pastor’s role, by definition, is to assist the senior pastor with different ministry responsibilities. I think it is the best job in the world!...
Blending Civic Duty and Christian Duty

Blending Civic Duty and Christian Duty

I vote in a country I don’t live in and I live in a country where I can’t vote. No matter who ascends to government power in the United States or in Honduras, my desire is to fulfill my Christian duty of advancing the gospel message in accordance with the will of my...
The False Expectations of High Expectations

The False Expectations of High Expectations

 Pastoring a church is one of the most life-changing experiences one could ever face. Perhaps you planted a church, or maybe you took over a thriving church, or it could be that you are involved in a revitalization endeavor with a declining church, but whatever your...
11 Questions to Diagnose Church Health

11 Questions to Diagnose Church Health

  11 Questions to Diagnose Church Health What does a healthy church look like? How does a healthy church function? Between examining the New Testament Church in God’s word, my personal experience in healthy church families, and then seeing/experiencing healthy...