Thoughts and Such


Creative Control

This week in publishing adventures: Creative Control! Yay! So I was sold on the idea of assisted self-publishing because of the phrase 'creative control.' I love the idea that I get final say on what makes the cut and what doesn't. Unfortunately, I'm an unknown author...

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Memories and the Church

There are few events in life where we have the ability to remember with absolute clarity where we were, what we were doing, and what we were thinking.  The common ones that most people experience would be things like: graduating from high school, getting married, or...

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Ch 7 – Maybe I like Church?

Here is the teaser of Ch 7 - Maybe I like Church? from "The Millennial Pastor." Enjoy: I have a confession. I know, a little late in the game. I never much liked church. I had a lot of bad experiences with it… I am kind of a stereotypical millennial in that regard....

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When Death Became Real

Being an associate pastor during a pastoral transition prepares you in a lot of ways for lead pastoring. During that transitionary period in my previous assignment, I presided quite a few funerals over a short period of time. Sometimes it was difficult as I didn’t...

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