Pastor to Pastor: 4 Ways to Develop Your Preaching Voice

My name is Dave, I am a natural introvert who absolutely loves to preach. Sounds odd doesn’t it? My craft and my demeanor don’t come natural; both have been (and still are) in a stage of development. Don’t get me wrong, I still have my reserved or withdrawn tendencies. But the nature of my vocationContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: 4 Ways to Develop Your Preaching Voice”

Pastor to Pastor: 10 Ways I Keep My Passion to Pastor

From the get-go: If you are a pastor struggling with your passion, then I am writing this to encourage you. I love being a pastor. And, more specifically, I love pastoring Kfirst. I don’t just say that flippantly. I’m not just speaking by faith some word into existence hoping my feelings catch up to it. Nor amContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: 10 Ways I Keep My Passion to Pastor”

Pastor to Pastor: Getting and Gathering Sermon Ideas

Prepping for sermons…well, I love prepping (said in the voice of Stanley from “The Office” from the pretzel day episode). I love preaching. Declaring the love of Christ to people is such an amazing privilege that I do not take lightly. It’s why I go full-tilt on my preaching preparation. My wife will tell you, myContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: Getting and Gathering Sermon Ideas”

Social-Media Church: 8 Reasons why you should encourage your congregation to post while you preach.

I’m a proponent of social-media.  Like it or not, it’s here and we have an opportunity to utilize it as an amazing tool for our preaching. The words “Hear, O Israel” in Deuteronomy 6:4 tells us that God wanted his instructions to have the maximum reach.  He didn’t want anyone to miss out on what heContinue reading “Social-Media Church: 8 Reasons why you should encourage your congregation to post while you preach.”

Confessions of an insecure pastor: 4 reasons why I shouldn’t preach all the time.

My name is Dave. And I am an insecure pastor.  It’s the truth about many people, let alone pastors.  Defined, insecurity is the lack of confidence in oneself.  Also, it’s the state of being open to danger.  Put that together in a pastor’s life, you’ve got someone who struggles with their own strengths and weaknessesContinue reading “Confessions of an insecure pastor: 4 reasons why I shouldn’t preach all the time.”

2 Minute Devo: “Supernatural Response” Acts 5:42-52

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Acts 5:42-52: Acts 13:42-52 42 As they went out, the people begged that these things might be told them theContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Supernatural Response” Acts 5:42-52″