God’s Power for Us

Lee Iacocca and Vince Lombardi, two legendary leaders were talking. Iacocca asked Lombardi what it took to make a winning team. Lombardi said a lot of good football teams have the fundamentals and the discipline but they don’t win any games. He said there is a third ingredient if you are going to play as…Read more God’s Power for Us

On Being a Pastor

I love being a pastor.  I’m especially grateful to have pastored Woodland Church for over thirteen years now.  When I was preaching to our congregation Sunday morning I realized just how much life our family has shared with them.  When it came time to serve communion at the end of the message Sunday morning, I…Read more On Being a Pastor

Successful Youth Ministry Begins in the Home (part one)

Becky and I were privileged to serve as youth pastors to some marvelous students when we were younger.  We were fortunate enough to be given the opportunity to serve our home state as youth directors later in life.  Along the way so many godly and great leaders poured into our lives and youth and families…Read more Successful Youth Ministry Begins in the Home (part one)