Real or Relevant?

A special tension every Christian wrestles with is relevancy. How relevant should a good Christian be? Many point to 1 Corinthians 9:19-23 as a proof text for going all-in on the relevant issue. They say we can talk however the world talks, live how they live, dress how they dress, participate in the same things, … More Real or Relevant?

Ministry Burnout and “The Rainbow Trail”

I’ve had a couple conversations with former pastors and heard several other stories involving what a Christian could call “ministry burnout”. This comes about when a pastor (or anyone in ministry) succumbs to the stress of his role and bows out of ministry to sit on the back pew for a while and recuperate. They’re … More Ministry Burnout and “The Rainbow Trail”