Children of Grace

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One of my greatest joys as a pastor is the privilege of being with children. I love kids of all ages and I love to watch them mature. Some of my fondest pastoral memories involve children, like the time that 3 pre-elementary-aged girls stopped me in the hallway to let me know that they knew…



A Minister’s Burden

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John Newton understood very well the inner life of a pastor. His gifts of creativity and eloquence combine to express his insights well in the following poem. To serve as a shepherd to the flock of God is a high and holy calling. It is an amazing privilege and a testimony to the grace of…