The 1 thing you need

Besides prayer. Besides trust in God. Besides accountability. Besides a commitment to growing in your faith. Besides rest. Besides listening skills. Besides study & professional development. Besides having support. Besides all that, there’s only one thing you need to have as you pursue ministry: persistence.    Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9 Stay blessed…john

Make That Change, Or Not

You can’t always make a change, but you can always make a difference (Luke 19:7-10). This is the message that came to me after I learned I’d be moving churches this year.  You see, there are things at my current church I know need to change.  These are things that would catapult the members into fruitful ministry.  Some of them would entail major changes to the way the church thinks and acts.  Others would be minor changes that…..