Good News: Visiting My Church

Personal Reflections

I just finished two weeks of vacation. I ended in a surprising way, by visiting my own church. Most pastors don’t attend their own church when on vacation. But I wanted to this week (I […]

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Good News: On Vacation!

Personal Reflections

As of this afternoon, I am officially on vacation for two weeks! I am excited about a couple of weeks off. The best part is that I am looking forward to this is not because […]

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Good News: On Vacation

Good News

As of right now, I am on vacation. The great things is that it is not a case of me being burned out and desperately needing a break. I am as excited about pastoral ministry […]

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Good News: Going Back to a Job I Love

Today is the last day of three weeks of vacation. In many ways, it has gone by very quickly. We didn’t go away anywhere for vacation but it was still fun to have family time. […]

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Is the Pastor on Vacation Again?

Vacation

You show up for church and find that there is a guest preacher. Is that pastor on vacation again? I have heard such statements, about myself and about other pastors. People in the church seem […]

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Summer Vacation

I was spoiled as a pastor with plenty of vacation time. Like many pastors I know, people in my congregation would often ask, is the pastor on vacation again? I know I appreciated that time […]

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