Tag Archive: ministry

The Pastor’s Struggle: 4 tough yet important responsibilities

Every career choice will have its benefits, and its hardships. And though some careers are more stressful than others, every person will face stress at their jobs. From time to time, I reflect… Continue reading

10 Things Church Volunteers Wished Their Pastor Knew About Them

This is a fantastic article, originally posted at pastors.com here, written by Brian K. Dodd. I think every pastor needs to hear and internalize this. _____________ What are the volunteers serving in your church… Continue reading

Hospital Visitation guidelines for pastors and leaders

As a church, we are developing a guideline for our leaders, when they visit a hospital. Many of these suggestions were taken from several publications, and its a working document. Any suggestions, as… Continue reading

A Journal Entry of a Young Minister

Certainly, ministry has it’s ups and downs, times of celebrations and times of challenges. There are those days when people criticize you, and everything you do. But then, there are moments that bring… Continue reading

Youth Ministry is like a McDonalds: criticism of youth ministry

Youth ministry can be compared to a McDonalds. McDonalds and other fast food restaurants fulfill the short term need for food, but long term, McDonalds is not a healthy choice.   Recently, I… Continue reading

free hugs campaign

“FREE HUGS CAMPAIGN” A world in need of love… In a society where technological advances, internet, speed, and progress are dominant, the soul of mankind still hungers to be loved, for friendship and… Continue reading