Taming Resentment at Church

I recall a time as a pastor when my emotional skin got so thin that I took offense at just about anything anyone said. I knew it was not good, but it …

Surviving a Church Split

As I walked into the church, I immediately sensed something was wrong.  The group had just lost their beloved pastor to an opportunity in another st …

Newtown – Old Story

Columbine, Aurora, and Newtown, places of horrific tragedy.  The murderous acts in these communities proved so painful that, as a nation, we stagger …