Years ago Mark DeVries introduced me to the notion of "paying the rents" in youth ministry. This was his way of saying that there are certain things
Nothing has generated conversation on my Facebook page lately like posts about Donald Trump. Yesterday I posted a story about Catholic bishops taking
Adam Walker Cleaveland is curating a blog series on pastoral identity over at Pomomusings. Yesterday he published a post I wrote about my shifting
This year and next, Fourth Presbyterian Church is blessed to have Layton Williams serving as our Pastoral Resident. She is already a gifted pastor and
Last week a young leader in our church told me that she had been in a conversation with a friend about the benefits of joining a church versus simply
It's time for a change. I've been writing this blog for over three and a half years under the tagline "Posts from the Blog of an (un)Tamed Cynic."