Discerning Difficult Situations

“Oh, the real pastor not here today?”  She said it honestly the first time, as I greeted the small gathering for worship before our weekly food pantry opened. As years passed, she begins to say it endearingly with a smile. We both knew she now saw me as someone who...

What To Do When Facing Difficult Situations

What To Do When Facing Difficult Situations                                                            There is much that I have learned in my nearly ten years of pastoral ministry, but one constant is that difficult situations are to be expected with the calling...