Always fulfilling, but sometimes hard.

(This week I’ve included the original song “The Heart of A Friend” with this blog. Enjoy!) I once heard something about serving God that I now know is not true: “If God is in it, ministry should be easy.” I love serving God and count it a privilege to be doing the...

Breaking the Cultural Age Molds

(This week I’ve included the original song “Grace Unleashed” with this blog. Enjoy!) Our son Greg is a youth pastor at a large church in Minnesota. Last week his church hosted a gathering of churches located in the North Central area of the United States. Greg said...

Forget Me Not

(This week I’ve included the original song “Water Into Wine” with this blog. Enjoy!) I’ve been watching as my wife sets up and tends her garden at our house. I’m not much of a gardener but often find myself peeking at the lemon tree, tomato plants, and flowers that...

See Treasures

(This week I’ve included the original song “The Nature of You” with this blog. Enjoy!) After a busy Easter week of ministry at our home church, Terese and I decided to take a day trip to Venice, Florida to relax and do some of our favorite things there (my apologies...