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How To Do Ministry and Still Have Time for Family

Everyone has heard and probably stated some form of the flippant saying, “I do not have time for this or that. I want to do it, but I just can’t.” I myself had said that very idea a couple of ...

6 Ways to Have a Great Vacation

In my last post, I discussed three ways you can fight off the “Summertime Blues.”  I’m currently dealing with the blues, but this time around I was smart and planned ahead to take a vacation, ...

Balancing Family and Ministry

I am a busy person.  So is my wife.  So are you.  To be honest, I don’t know if I have ever met a person who isn’t busy, running from one thing to the next, trying to stay sane in the process.  And ...

Pregnancy in Youth Ministry

Pregnancy in youth ministry:  Nope, I am not talking about your teenagers, I am talking about your ministers.  Starting a family is an intimidating thought to begin with, but trying to balance it with ministry is ...

Guard Your Heart

“Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.”  -Proverbs 4:23 “Watch your life and doctrine closely. Persevere in them, because if you do, you will save both yourself ...

Loving your Spouse the way you love the church | 3 simple ways to show Love

Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her to make her holy, cleansingt her by the washing with water through the word, and to present her to himself as a radiant ...

Planning for Marriage

I entered a new phase of my life recently when I got engaged to a insanely attractive blonde named Ginger. We have been dating for 2 years and got engaged about two weeks ago. Now the planning begins, not only for ...

Sex, Marriage, and Ministry

Sex is not the “be all end all” of marriage. I said it. I’m a dude. I know…right? Don’t get me wrong here…I love sex. In the confines of marriage, sex is fantastic and I believe God totally approves of ...

Marriage is both the greatest thing you will ever do and the toughest. We give up a little bit of personal freedom to share our lives with another while gaining a bit of the other that they have to give to the ...