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It’s “new thangs” again!

Last night I was installed as the pastor at First Assembly of God in Big Lake, Texas.  (Don’t get excited..there’s only oil here and no lake!) The Sectional Presbyter came down and handled the business meeting and voting.  I received … Continue reading

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Today’s devotional

I am reading a new book titled “From the Library of Charles Spurgeon.  Selection from Writers who influenced his spiritual journey.”  It is a book stuffed with great works from various writers.  Great for devotional times.  The following is an … Continue reading

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New Seasons of Ministry…

In serving God, there are various seasons in our lives and service to Him.  Beth and I have been preparing for the new season for our lives. We bought 3 funeral homes in 2001.  Since that time, our health has … Continue reading

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Bigotry in the Name of Jesus

Its terrible when you have to unfriend a pastor friend from FaceBook because of the bigotry and hate in their speech.  Yes, I’m all for “telling it like it is” but to be hateful about it is totally UN-Christian.  We … Continue reading

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Life is like a box of chocolates…

Someone once said in a movie “Life is like a box of chocolates”.  We just never know what we’ll get until we bite into a piece of it. I have been so blessed and guarded by the great God we … Continue reading

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May 19,2013: Seasons of Ministry

We talk with ministers all the time on social sites.  Some of the ministers will tell you there IS a change in ‘seasons’ for ministry and others say no way. Beth and I are working to establish the Psalms 91 … Continue reading

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New Pages…

Today we are proud to announce our “School of the Bible” and the continuation of our “Bible Quiz”. You will find these two activities to be encouraging and uplifting.   Our goal is to challenge you to study God’s Word for … Continue reading

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Church leadership

I have spoken about leadership in the church whether to be ordained or just credentialed.  A church can have lesser experienced leadership when there is a ‘team’ model or approach to church leadership. In many churches of today, the ‘old … Continue reading

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Church leadership: Ordained or not?

I was told a local church has put into it’s ByLaws that only Ordained ministers qualify as pastoral candidates.  Why would they do that? There are many ministers out there who are continuing their education and desire to pastor.  Many … Continue reading

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Is God changing your focus?

After a meeting yesterday, I find my self re-evaluating what I’m doing for God. I know I need to spend more time in study and seeking God’s face. No I don’t feel that God is redirecting or changing what we’re … Continue reading

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