Tagged: pastor

U Michigan stadium drive by

1st leg of my tri-city trip in Ann Arbor, Michigan. My first time here ever. Hangin’ out with Seth Kim, who pastors Harvest Mission Community Church, which is now a multi-site church in 4 locations: Ann Arbor, Evanston, Austin, and Chicago. You...

Dave Gibbons’ blog

Dave Gibbons is now blogging at www.davegibbons.tv And Dave has a new book, Monkey and the Fish, to be released in January/February 2009. Pre-order it from amazon.com. About the book, from the back cover: Our world is marked by unprecedented degrees of...

pastoring now tougher than ever

There’s something to be said for the days when pastors were the most educated in their community. They were able to run the church (operationally and organizationally), do the pastoral care, get very involved in community life. And, none would be the...

why I stopped pastoring

Even though I was blogging when I stopped pastoring, I had not gone on record to explore and unpack why I quit that high calling. The year I stopped was a dark year, a lot of my life didn’t make sense during...

Why I like Keller more than Piper

People have their preferences. I like Tim Keller more than John Piper. This isn’t to say that I don’t like Piper, only that I like Keller more in an celebrity deathmatch comparison kind of way. Both are phenomenally great preachers and teachers,...