A 2015 study by Lifeway Research shows that only 250 pastors leave the ministry each month and a further 2016 study by CHURCHLEADERSHIP.org found that nearly 88% of the pastors surveyed say they are well cared for by the church.
Recently, my husband and I had the opportunity to speak at our church on the subject of home and family, two issues at the center of my heart.
Our friend Jeff and his family say good bye to his mom, Rita this afternoon. I haven't seen her for many years but I still feel her influence in my life today. Roy and I were newly married, he was finishing his Bachelor's and I was teaching at the college. Rita was a rare commodity … Continue reading Goodbye
I have mixed feelings about the next four years.
“The greatest short-circuit to healing when we get hurt is the refusal to learn how to forgive those who have done us harm.” - David R. Stokes