"Church cowards are few in number but, like a few bee stings from a hive of hundreds, they can be painful."
"Seasons of difficulty can really distract a pastor or church leader. Do not let them."
"God wired our bodies and brains to benefit from attending church and developing a healthy spiritual life."
"Ministry has been lonely at times, exhausting at times, and most days, I feel like I am failing."
"What fuels your youth ministry? What fuels you? What are the things that give you strength and power?"
"Nobody wants to follow an insecure leader. They just don’t. Here’s the challenge: All leaders have some insecurity. "
"It might not help your job security, but when you stand before the Lord, you’ll be mighty glad you got this right."
"We pastors hate to go backward. For me, it’s a pride thing. But something has to be done. There needs to be a plan."
"Most pastors do not expect recognition. But they really do appreciate it when someone remembers them in a positive manner."
“One way to measure ministry effectiveness is to discern what percentage of your hours go to leadership development.”