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This is a joy

It’s been a while since I properly blogged, apologies!

There has been BIG NEW NEWS since my last post and that is that I am now the official Youth Worker at Haywards Heath Baptist Church – of which I am employed 14 hours per week.  259 more words

Fiction or Prediction?

The Gay Youth Pastor and The Missive “Bible”

The pastor of the mega-church sat behind his polished mahogany desk, wincing as the fierce pounding assaulted his temples. 486 more words

5 Things Not To Tell A Teen

One of the most troubling things I have witnessed is the absence of good adult role models involved in the lives of young people. Quite often, it is not the things we speak to them that are so messed up but rather the absence of sharing, spending time with, or speaking life into them at all. 659 more words

The Journey

How not to look for a ministry job

Starting around March 2013, I started my search for a full-time ministry position. It was a long, difficult process, and I wasn’t a big fan of it.  607 more words

Job Search

HELP! The Pumpkins are coming...

The pumpkins are coming TODAY at 4:00 pm and we need your help!  Can you stop by the Church today around that time and help us unload the pumpkins and help set up our Pender Pumpkin Patch? 74 more words

Pender UMC

Youth pastor accused of sexually assaulting teen girl could take plea deal, avoid jail time

GRANDVILLE, Mich. — A former Grandville youth pastor facing sex charges involving a minor could wind up avoiding jail time.

Jeremiah Behrens, 34, appeared in 59th District Court in Grandville Monday where he waived his right to a preliminary exam. 324 more words


Why I quit being good

Growing up I was a pretty good kid. For as long as I could remember I was a PK (Preacher’s Kid) and I thought I had to be good to meet expectations and protect my family’s name. 892 more words