Life of a Millennial Pastor


Thoughts on Church and a Book Update

Hey guys... It has been a while since I gave a book update. Also, I wanted to share some results on the poll I created and let you know what is in store for the Millennial Pastors future. The Book Right now I don't know much and it is kind of weird. I don't know how...

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I Just Wanted to Say Thanks Everyone

This is just the best guys. This whole "I did a thing" writing a book deal has had quite an impact on my life. It's also had some ups and downs. I am trying to be intentional through it all. So this post is about how thankful I am to all of you have read, shared,...

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So Many Doubts

So many... so... so many doubts... right now my head is full of them. Most stemming from what I shared yesterday (take a look at the pic below). Growing up I was taught doubting was sinful. It meant that you lacked faith. The cure for doubt was more faith. So in...

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Two Year Review

If you are new to the blog, we like sharing stories with you about what it's like to be a millennial in the position of lead pastor. There's not a ton of us out there so in the spirit of solidarity, we want to celebrate those stories and share a perspective we believe...

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Let Me Introduce Keegan

Keegan is a Lead Pastor in the same state as yours truly. He isn't a millennial, but in his own words, he doesn't really fit into any generation exclusively. Still, he is a bit older than me so I had to give him a hard time for posting on his behalf. Being a...

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Prepared to Pastor???

I’m a Master.  Not only am I a Master, but I’m a Master of the Divine!  That’s a pretty big deal... All I really am is someone who spent hours reading, writing, and studying, paid thousands of dollars, and went to classes for three and half years to earn my master’s...

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The Struggle is Real #NoRegrets – Dave’s Story

My name is David Richardson Spaite.  I am a server at Jack Stack Barbecue, a volunteer chaplain at Research Medical Center, and an active participant at Rainbow Mennonite Church.  I live in beautiful Kansas City with my wife, Diane and our fluffy dog Zona. When Josiah...

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I’d Like To Introduce Dave

Dave is a swell guy... I first met him as a freshman at Point Loma Nazarene University with my roommate Byron. Dave was our RA, the guy tasked with being our surrogate mother when we got homesick. There may have been a time before this that we had all met, but I don't...

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Politically Divided, Divinely United

Politics. Everyone's favorite subject. Before I share with you a story about being a rookie pastor during last year's election, let me share with you where I come from politically. I’m grew up in a conservative church and community in Pennsylvania . I moved to...

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