Category: Highlight

Favorite Memories of 2020 in Pictures

Starting a new year and I have been reviewing some of my photos that I have taken over the past year. While it has been a difficult year for everyone, I have intentionally focused on the good things that have happened and the memories… Continue Reading “Favorite Memories of 2020 in Pictures”

Finding Joy in the Work of Ministry During Difficult Times

Finding Joy in the midst of difficult circumstances can be hard, even in ministry. How do you maintain your joy in spite of the circumstances? By looking at what God is doing inside and outside the church we can maintain a new perspective on the trials we face.

The Joy of Healthy Relationships Through Christ

Over the past several weeks, we have had several prayer requests at the church that have testified to the reality we live in today. It’s a reality that has been brought on by the circumstances of the world that have caused separation from other… Continue Reading “The Joy of Healthy Relationships Through Christ”

A Letter of Joy in the Midst of Anxiety, Fear, and Sadness.

While we face many challenges, we have also had the privilege of experiencing opportunities to recognize God‘s faithfulness, love, grace, and provision. How do we become better at recognizing the good things that God is doing in our lives? How do we find joy amid anxiety, fear, and sadness?

Why Your Church Needs a Health Check Up!

It is always during uncertain times that the foundations of the church are tested to see whether or not they stand. These foundations are often determined by what we believe, what we do, and how we respond to a world around us. it is important for the church to biblically evaluate the health of the church in order for it to be effective and in alignment with God‘s will in fulfilling it’s mission.

Making Tough Leadership Decisions in Difficult Times

Principles to help guide decision concerning the church and leadership during difficult and challenging times.

With a Grateful Heart

As we come to a close of a busy season in the Church Ministries Department, Nyree and I want to share our gratitude, for you! Looking back over the past several months of traveling across our state and holding several events, we want to… Continue Reading “With a Grateful Heart”

The Church of Purpose

When I began pastoring my first church, I remember visiting with people around town, inquiring about the church that they were a part of.  While there were many who gave various responses to my questions….

Benefits of Consistent Prayer

Prayer is an essential part of a believers spiritual life, which also affects every area of our everyday lives. This is such an important part of our walk with the Lord, I wanted to list a few of the benefits that happen when we… Continue Reading “Benefits of Consistent Prayer”

The Key to True Happiness and Freedom…

Currently, my family and I are on a journey of sorts.  We have an annual tradition of going to Branson between Christmas and New Years.  It has been something that we have done for several years and it seems that we look forward to… Continue Reading “The Key to True Happiness and Freedom…”