No Shortage of Shortages: We’re All Out

No Shortage of Shortages: We’re All Out

We’re all out. Still in the throes of a global pandemic, we are running out of a lot of things. Grocery stores posted flyers that read: “There is a national coin shortage. Please use the exact change.” Or “No cash. Credit and debit cards only.” The same can be said of...
Give Pastors a Break to Show Your Appreciation

Give Pastors a Break to Show Your Appreciation

I can’t preach to the choir due to COVID-19. But if I could, I would turn around and say to these musically inclined members, “Show some appreciation for clergy and for pastors specifically.” “It is hard to believe, to have faith right now,” I’d tell them. “So, save...
To Hope, Perchance to Dream

To Hope, Perchance to Dream

Dead silence. Not a peep. This was the response at a meeting of local ministers when a denominational leader asked, “What are y’all thinking about in regards to your ministries in 2022?” That was the moment that I realized part of the weight that I’m carrying. Leading...