Appreciating Your Pastor

If you’re part of a church, your pastor probably has an important role in your life.   Did you know that October is Pastor Appreciation Month?  Some churches plan celebrations to show their appreciation to their pastor(s), but if yours doesn’t you can still show your gratefulness by sending a note, giving a gift, taking Read More …

Of Pearls and Pigs

Have you ever had the experience where you have the same thing happening over and over in different contexts?  Almost like the movie “Groundhog Day.”  Eventually, you realize that maybe God is trying to get your attention and teach you something.  Or maybe you’re a lot smarter than me and it doesn’t take multiple underscores Read More …

The Graceful Rupture

I’ve been asked about Matt, who takes a more prominent role in Springs of Deliverance.  Specifically, why did he come off so perfect in the first two books, and then sort of rupture in the third one?   I relate to Matt a lot … except that he evolves much more quickly than I did. Read More …