GRUMPY PREACHERS & P.M.S.
Probably the biggest faux pas of my professional ministry occurred the Monday that I forgot to have the church unlocked for the P.M.S. 1,284 more words
I think Jesus is a “been there, done that” kinda guy. He comes to me on the same level. He doesn’t approach me as a king on his high horse telling me to “do this you lowly scum!” Instead, he approaches me as a fellow human, someone who knows what I go through and tells me “I’ve been there, done that, come and follow me.” 404 more words
Deirdre sat there, speaking rapidly and at times, seeming to forget to breathe. We were meeting to conduct an intake screening to see if she was eligible for services at the clinic where I worked. 926 more words
It’s December, that time of year when it feels like the whole world is celebrating the holiday season. But, for many of us, the Christmas season is bittersweet – wonderful celebrations, lights and get-togethers with family and friends, but also sadness for the loss of a special person who won’t be part of the festivities this year. 86 more words