I’ve got to admit – Mother’s Day is one of the most fear eliciting, stress inducing weekends of the year for me. It’s not so much about my ineptness in selecting a gift or honoring the mother of my house… Read more
As a pastor, you have a variety of emotions on the day after Easter. Since this is my 25th Easter (we’ll celebrate that later this year), I’ve experienced all of them at one time or another – sometimes all… Read more
I’m about to wrap up my second full day in Israel. Here’s what’s going on…
Wednesday afternoon we arrived and stayed our first night in Tel Aviv.
- We stayed close to Joppa, the city that Jonah caught a boat
(To read the first post in this series click HERE)
I was reading John 6 the other day and the headline above verse 60 screamed out at me: “Many disciples desert Jesus”.
I… Read more
It’s the phone call, the appointment, the whispered news. “We’re leaving the church.”
As much as they say “It’s not about you”, it usually feels like it is. It starts… Read more