All tagged Ministry

An Open Letter to First-Time Ministers

Ministers often go into a new job or role with high expectations that don’t last long past the end of the “honeymoon” period. Many struggle to get off on the right foot and leave their church after only a couple years, some walking away from ministry entirely. Deep wounds turn to scars that cause animosity towards the church as a whole, acting as a deterrent to faith itself. What can we do to fix this problem? 

How I stay Mentally Fit

Faster is not always better. We need to learn to take a deep breath and join the slow movement to ensure our minds are staying as healthy as our bodies. Here are some practices I have implemented in my life to take care of my mind.

My Call to Ministry

I have a desire to meet people where they are, no matter how messy it might be, guiding them to recognize their part in God's kingdom; not because it is what they want, but because it is what they need.