Dead Ends

Christian Nationalism is a dead end which results only in destruction.

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas, everyone. Thanks for taking the Painfully Hopeful journey with me.

Pastoring During the Pandemic

Pastoring during the pandemic has been a challenge. And pastors have responded to this challenge in different ways.

The Weight

For the most part, I’ve managed the stress of the pandemic with a fair degree of success, but yesterday I felt the weight of it all.

Living my calling

I’ve been a pastor for just about twenty years. It kinda blows my mind.

In My Lane

There is a statment I’ll often make when I’m confronted by some technological problem which took me a bit to figure out. “I wonder what normal people do?” The answer is, often, “They call someone like me 1.” Then the pandemic washed over the country in March and I came to realize just how relevant…