Book Review: From this Day Forward by Craig and Amy Groeschel

I try to read every Groeschel book that comes out. He has become one of my favorite authors. His most recent work From this Day Forward did not disappoint. In fact, it was a fantastic read. In his book, Craig and his wife Amy co-author the book. In each chapter, Craig writes and Amy closes each chapter with her thoughts. In the book, you will be laughing out loud at times, and at other times in the book filled with conviction. I want to share a quick review of the book with you: The make up of the book is … Continue reading Book Review: From this Day Forward by Craig and Amy Groeschel

4 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong in Ministry

Ministry has to be one of the busiest jobs on the planet. The reason is that it never stops. I know that I work at the office from 8-5 pm Monday-Friday, and then most weekends are filled with events and ministry responsibilities. On Sunday, I am at the church to have things ready to go by 8:00 am, and do not return until about 12:30. I do not say any of this to complain, but I am saying this to prove that ministry is busy. In the midst of the busyness, it is east to neglect our family. Believe me, … Continue reading 4 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong in Ministry

Book Review: “Weird” by Craig Groeschel

I just finished the book “Weird” by Craig Groeschel. I have never read anything from Craig Groeschel, but after finishing this book, I want to go out and read everything that he has ever written! That is how good this book is. This is a MUST READ! Order your copy here. I want to give you a few reasons why you need to read this book: This will challenge you in your commitment to Christ– Craig is straight up weird! He is a strange guy for Jesus. He proves it with the devotion that he has for Jesus and for accomplishing His … Continue reading Book Review: “Weird” by Craig Groeschel

How Involved should your wife be in your ministry?

Recently, I found myself in a discussion with my fellow youth workers on a youth pastor site on facebook, and the discussion was about our wives, and how involved should they be in our ministry. Also, the question arose “if interviewing for a position, should the committee ask you about your wife and her thoughts about the ministry, and her role in the ministry?” This brought back a ton of feedback, and many church leaders were coming from different perspectives. I wanted to give you a few thoughts about how involved should your wife be in your ministry? God designed … Continue reading How Involved should your wife be in your ministry?