Good News: Dinner With Friends

Personal Reflections

Amanda and I don’t get enough time to spend with friends. But yesterday we had the chance to hang out with Deane and Annette Proctor. Deane was our pastor when we attended Queensway Baptist Church. […]

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Pastoring While Combatting Mental Illness

Leadership and Ministry

During my time off from pastoral ministry, I was blessed to have Deane Proctor as my pastor at Queensway Baptist Church. Deane is a great pastor, especially in his preaching and leadership development. In addition […]

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An Interview With Deane Proctor on the Church and Mental Health

Hope's Reason

In this episode, I interview Deane Proctor of Queensway Baptist Church on the subject of the church and mental health. Deane is the co-host of a podcast called Mind Matters and you can find it here and the Facebook […]

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Good News: Thankful for Queensway

Good News

Today Amanda and I took a trip to Brantford for Ryan Marthinsen’s ordination at Queensway Baptist Church. Ryan is the pastor of family ministries at Queensway. We wanted to be there because during my time […]

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Weekend Leadership Roundup

Leadership

Here are some leadership posts that I came across this week. Make sure to check them out. 5 Ways to Help Young Leaders Succeed – Ron Edmondson Why Successful Churches Aren’t Turning the World Upside-Down […]

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Good News: Queen Street Induction

I had a wonderful time tonight at my induction service at Queen Street Baptist Church. An induction is a formal welcoming of a pastor to a church, with commitments being made by both sides. It […]

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Induction Service

I have been enjoying my time as the pastor of Queen Street Baptist Church. But now it is time to make it official. My induction service will take place on March 13, 2016 at 7:00 […]

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Thankful for Queensway Baptist Church

Personal Reflections

My home church is Queensway Baptist Church in Brantford, Ontario. However, I have not been there much over the last six months as I have been doing a lot of guest preaching (and most of […]

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Step by Step: A Conversation With Deane Proctor

Leadership and Ministry

This is a special interview for me as this one is with my pastor. I have known Deane Proctor for some time as we were both pastoring in the same denomination. When my family was […]

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5 Frustrations of Pastoral Ministry (or Why Would Anyone Choose Pastoral Ministry?)

Leadership and Ministry

A guest post by Deane Proctor. This column risks coming off as some sort of pastoral pity-party but it’s really not meant to be. I’m very pleased and honored to have been called to serve […]

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Crazy Busy

A guest book review by Deane Proctor, pastor of Queensway Baptist Church of Crazy Busy. Like most Christian leaders, the number of books in my “to read” pile is getting out of hand. Too little time, too […]

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