Monthly Archive: March, 2013

For He Must Reign

     A friend and I were visiting about the movie “The Passion of the Christ” which came out in 2004. He noted that till then, every depiction of the crucifixion had shown a… Continue reading

What is a Pastor’s Role?

 I was going through some old files and came across this list from a a few years ago.  I don’t remember where I obtained it or who the original author was but I… Continue reading

The Stones Would Shout Out

In Luke 19:37- 38 the disciples of Jesus are shouting triumphantly to the crowd as their teacher enters Jerusalem:  “ As he was now approaching the path down from the Mount of Olives,… Continue reading

Let’s Get to the Root of Things

  1 Timothy 6:10 is often the most misquoted scripture in the Bible.  Paul tells his young protégé, “For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil, for which… Continue reading

Ministry Matters™ | Blog | God Said It . . . And that Unsettles It

Ministry Matters™ | Blog | God Said It . . . And that Unsettles It

Send Forth Our Children

As a pastor I’m always aware of the spiritual needs of God’s people. It is a joy to look out across the pews on Sunday morning and see faithful members gathered once again… Continue reading

Planting Faith

Mother Nature is a fickle lady. After a winter of deep snowfall, heavy fogs and cold, cold temperatures, most of us are anxious for the bright warm days of spring to arrive. As… Continue reading

Murphy the Apostle?

  We’re all aware of the infamous and troublesome phenomenon known as “Murphy’s Law”. It states simply, “what can go wrong will go wrong.”  This basic tenet is expressed in many ways and… Continue reading