Archive for the 'Pastoring' Category


September 14th, 2017

One of my weekly events at church is our KYB Bible study group. KYB stands for Know Your Bible. Generally in most churches I have attended it is a ladies Bible study group. But in our church I was given special permission to attend by our ladies! Each week we meet to discuss the Bible […]

Praying for your church and members

September 6th, 2017

As a Pastor I think it is vitally important to pray for your church and members. Over the last year I have found myself praying in a number of ways. 1. For the membership list – we have a list that includes people in town and out of town on farms. I pray my way […]

How long will you be a Pastor?

September 5th, 2017

Recently I was asked by someone how long I think I will work as a Pastor. It was an interesting question that I had not been asked before. I guess there are several ways to answer this. Firstly, I think I will always be some type of Pastor/Minister/Chaplain wherever I go. At the moment I […]

Tuesday: My Sabbath

August 22nd, 2017

As a Pastor I have to chose another day as my Sabbath day. This is because Sunday is a work day for me. In the last year I have tried different days to see which one fits best. Tuesday is the only one that hits the spot. Tuesday is the only day for me when […]

A bookend sermon

August 10th, 2017

This weekend I am doing a different kind of sermon than I have done before. I am doing what I am calling a bookend sermon. After a brief introduction, I am going to read the passage, share some points and then read the passage again.  I am hoping the passage will speak to our church […]