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Following the Herd

As winter draws in the frosts have come and the grass has stopped growing, so now we’re facing the fact that we have too many sheep on the land.  990 more words


Healthy Small Groups Start New Groups

One of the hallmark evidences of health is growth. If a plant isn’t growing, it isn’t healthy. If in the spring, your grass does not begin to grow again, something is wrong. 308 more words


The Influence of Other Pastors

All pastors have some influence on others pastors, even those pastors who have isolated/insulated themselves from others. Over the years I have been influenced by various pastors. 307 more words


What Is A Church Member To Do When Their Pastor ... (part 1)

Throughout my 30+ years of pastoral ministry I have heard many strange accounts from people of some rather odd behavior by pastors. Here is a list of just some of the strange and unusual. 301 more words


Pastor Mike's Minute Message: When We, Like Sheep, Have Gone Astray

But then I will win her back once again. I will lead her into the desert and speak tenderly to her there.” (Hosea‬ ‭2‬:‭14‬ NLT)

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Pastor Mike's Minute Message

A New Beginning

I guess it’s no secret I’ve been MIA in the blogging world for quite some time. Unfortunately, I have had a pretty severe case of writer’s block. 578 more words


Make No Assumptions in Small Group

Is this a familiar scenario to you?

Your eyes pan around the circle. Was the question that difficult? Why isn’t anyone answering? GASP! Maybe they don’t know the answer.

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