Category Archives: Pastor

5 Tips for Leading More Productive Meetings

If churches are made up of people, than meetings are an inevitable, and important part of church life.  Meetings have gotten a bad reputation, but that doesn’t have to be the case in the place where you serve.  Here are … Continue reading

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Five Tips for Making a Hospital Visit

Christian leaders minister to others in crisis situations. One of the most common crises is going to the hospital for surgery. Here are five suggestions to help you be a better hospital visitor. Be kind and courteous.  Remember, you are there … Continue reading

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Six Tips for Leading Others in Prayer

How can you lead others in public prayer more effectively? Continue reading

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How to Start a Prayer Support Team

When it comes to prayer support, there is no such thing as too much.  I’ve never met a Christian leader, paid or volunteer, who complained because they had too many people praying for them, too often, or with too much … Continue reading

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Devotional Thought for Leaders: The Cult of Personality

1 Corinthians 1:10-17, 3:4-9 One of the issues the ancient church at Corinth struggled with was division.  In the Apostle Paul’s first letter to that church he wasted no time in identifying one of the main sources of their conflict.  Apparently, the … Continue reading

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Devotional Thoughts for Leaders: Are You Carrying a Bronze Shield?

Are you carrying a bronze shield? Revitalization is tough.  When difficult times come into an organization, there is a temptation to ignore reality and pretend things are just fine.  That’s what Judah’s king, Rehoboam, did. When his nation fell on hard times, Rehoboam went … Continue reading

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We’re Headed to Ashland KY, and Unity Baptist Church!

It has been a long journey, but my family and I are finally headed home – to our new home in Ashland KY.  This past Sunday, August 10, Unity Baptist Church voted to make me their next Senior Pastor.  We … Continue reading

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