Pastoral Team Chemistry: 10 Elements that have shaped our pastoral staff.

I randomly blog to pastors.  There’s usually no agenda driving it but a passion to do what so many pastors have done for me: give me help and encouragement by sharing what they’re doing. Over the past 6-7 months, several pastors have requested I blog on a specific subject.  Last week, it came up again. “What doesContinue reading “Pastoral Team Chemistry: 10 Elements that have shaped our pastoral staff.”

Israel Trip Prep Videos

  To those on the normal blog emails, I apologize for you getting something you may not be connect to.  This blog is the video from our Israel Trip team meeting that has been broken up into segments.  I’d advise to watch and rewatch to continue to familiarize yourself with our trip.  Also, if you’veContinue reading “Israel Trip Prep Videos”

How to pray for your pastor: 5 lessons my intercessor team taught me

One of the greatest decisions I ever made as a new Lead Pastor was for an intercessory team. I saw it as a priority my mentor (props to Joel Stocker) and it was one of the first things Anne said we needed to establish when we got to Kalamazoo.  Very early in our tenor here, IContinue reading “How to pray for your pastor: 5 lessons my intercessor team taught me”