Reflections from a Depressed Pastor: 2 Thoughts about Depression

I’ll start this off as I have my previous blogs on the subject: My name is David. And I’m a pastor who deals with bouts of depression. I don’t write as one who is specialized in the medical or psychological field, but as one who fights a personal battle while refusing to let others stand aloneContinue reading “Reflections from a Depressed Pastor: 2 Thoughts about Depression”

From the heart of a depressed pastor…

I’ll say it up front: I’m a pastor.  I deal with depression.   From the beginning of this blog I’ll say this: There is no way I can compare what I deal with to the likes of what others or yourself may go through.  But it’s what I personally face from time to time.  If youContinue reading “From the heart of a depressed pastor…”

2 Minute Marriage Devo – Day 18

Welcome to our 2 Minute Devos. This month we are in our Annual Marriage Series at Kalamazoo First Assembly of God and we’re going through devotions for couples. Take the time to read through the passage of the day and listen to the 2 Minute Devo. Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with allContinue reading “2 Minute Marriage Devo – Day 18”

2 Minute Devo Series: Book of Matthew Day 11

Welcome to our 2 Minute Devos.  This month we’re going through the Book of Matthew.  Take the time to read through the passage of the day and listen to the 2 Minute Devo. Matthew 10 English Standard Version (ESV) The Twelve Apostles 10 And he called to him his twelve disciples and gave them authority overContinue reading “2 Minute Devo Series: Book of Matthew Day 11”

2 Minute Devo #31Days – “He’s not far”

We started a new series this month called “#31Days.” What “#31Days” means is we are encouraging everyone to take the challenge of encouraging someone via social network for 31 days.  Make sure you use the hashtag! Today’s scripture: Jeremiah 46:27 “But fear not, O Jacob my servant, nor be dismayed, O Israel, for behold, I will save youContinue reading “2 Minute Devo #31Days – “He’s not far””

2 Minute Devo #31Days – “Let It Rule”

We started a new series this month called “#31Days.” What “#31Days” means is we are encouraging everyone to take the challenge of encouraging someone via social network for 31 days.  Make sure you use the hashtag! Today’s scripture: Colossians 3:15  And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body.Continue reading “2 Minute Devo #31Days – “Let It Rule””

2 Minute Marriage Devo: “Pushing Hot Buttons” #marriage

June is our journey through some scripture selections on the topic of Marriage.  I want to invite you to join me. It’s as simple as looking at the blog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Psalm 34:14: Psalm 34:14 14 Turn away from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.