Five More Things I Would Try to do if I Were a Pastor

A few days ago, I wrote a blog post and talked about some things I would do if I were a pastor.  Most of them were things that I have seen other pastors do and with great success.  One was offended (although they were anonymous in their expression), a few expressed further ideas, a few…

Five Things I Would Do If I Were a Pastor

I preached my first revival meeting 29 years ago!  I was only 17 and, apart from knowing that I was supposed to preach the Bible, I am pretty sure that I had no idea what I was doing.  Some would probably say that I still don’t.  I preached several revivals over those next few years,…

Drastic Christianity

Everywhere I go these days I am meeting people who are gravely concerned about the condition of Christianity in this generation.  I cannot tell you how many conversations I have had  that were focussed on the idea that “something is definitely wrong” and “we need help!”  It spans all ages. It spans all groups. It…