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An Exciting Calling, A New Adventure

Dear friends and family, 

Today I have an enormous announcement to make. In the past season of our life, Ashley and I have felt that the Lord is working in us a new adventure. 478 more words


What Five Days at Home Taught Me

At the end of January, Maryland was hit with a major winter storm. Over the course of about 24 hours, over 30 inches of snow fell and everything shut down around us. 387 more words


Are we putting Christ first? part one

Paul’s letter to the Colossians is all about Jesus Christ.

He goes to great lengths to prove that Jesus is most unique and important person in the Universe. 1,742 more words

Pastoral Ministry

Ministers Must Take Heed

(I received this note from one of most godly and dedicated pastors I have ever met)

A good word for preachers of the Word from Thomas Taylor’s commentary on Titus: 172 more words

The unbusy pastor

The title of this post is taken from the book, The Contemplative Pastor, by Eugene Peterson (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1993). This is one book I find I must reread at least once a year. 639 more words

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Learning to Pastor From Leviticus

When I was a college minister, Leviticus wasn’t the book I typically went to for pastoral theology. Actually, Leviticus wasn’t the book I typically went to for most things, with the exception of an atonement talk here or there. 392 more words

Review of Renovate by Léonce Crump

There is a growing awareness that transience in life in general and ministry in particular doesn’t produce healthy lives. In Renovate Léonce Crump shares his journey of learning to love the place of ministry God had called him to, Atlanta, and how that has affected him and his ministry. 224 more words