Facebook…..and pretty busy times.

This is a very busy season for college ministry. Lots of schools are returning to session and so we have been gearing up. We sort of have a slow building wave. LMU, USC and a few other schools returned this week, and then at the end of September, UCLA will return with...

letting go

I’m fascinated by the story of the potter and the clay in Jeremiah 18. There are so many things that we can learn from that story. I’ve blogger before about being shaped by the Potter and about six months ago I blogged about the limits and potential in...

Pastoral burnout…some statistics

Scot McKnight has a great post titled Burnout for Pastors, which are statistics he has reproduced from Pastors at Greater Risk, H B London, Jr., and Neil B Wiseman, Regal Books, © 2003 Though pastoral ministry is not the only vocation where burnout is present and...

Dazed and Confused

“Artist rendition of Rhett’s bloodshot eye after having no sleep in weeks with a newborn in the house” I’m so exhausted. Any really naive thoughts I had about trying to get a newborn on some schedule have been shattered. Any thoughts I had...