It’s the first week of the New Year 2021. The time when many of us are making…and probably already breaking…our New Year’s Resolutions. And feeling the disappointment and guilt of not achieving the thing we had hoped for. So this year, let’s ditch the New Year’s Resolutions, which don’t work for most of us, and
The year 2020 has been incredibly difficult for so many people, churches, and pastors, and has been filled with frustration, heartbreak, loss, and struggle. But a wise person once said, “With everything lost, there’s always something to be gained.” So have you thought much about all the good things that have happened to you and
It was an executive coach who first introduced me to the idea that I was MORE than a pastor. I was in my first year of pastoral ministry – in my late 20’s – with three young kids at the time. We added two more just a couple of years later. He was a member of my
Location independence is a growing trend for people working in the corporate world – especially millennials – who want to live and work from anywhere. And thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic of 2020, and the fact that so many offices and workplaces have been shut down and more people are working from home, many are
Someone once said, “Everything I need to know I learned in Kindergarten.” If that’s true, it only makes sense that pastors can discover some valuable lessons in life and leadership from children’s ministry! Welcome to episode 6 of the More Than a Pastor Show. In this episode, I share 6 Life & Leadership Lessons for
There are so many ways that pastors, like anyone else, can create extra income for their families. But are there ways that pastors can earn extra money by using the skills they already have and use in their daily pastoral work? In a way that adds value to their ministry and doesn’t detract from it?