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10 Ways To Provide Long Term Encouragement For Your Pastor

October is Pastor Appreciation Month in some circles. I intentionally used the word “encourage” instead of “appreciate” in the title because appreciate has a more fleeting and surface connotation, while encouragement goes deeper and carries intentionality over time. It is important to lift our thinking up and away from a one time, one month burst… Read More 10 Ways To Provide Long Term Encouragement For Your Pastor

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Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Cry He Doesn’t Forget

We walk everyday in our neighborhood, most times with our two dogs in tow. It’s a great way to meet people- the dogs break the ice- and we enjoy impromptu conversations with fellow dog walkers while our dogs unceremoniously check each other out. A few days ago, we were rounding a corner, and a scream… Read More Dear Pastor’s Wife: The Cry He Doesn’t Forget

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What I Read in 2018

Another year has passed, and that means it’s time to let you in on my reading list from the last 12 months. I had a fantastic reading year! In 2018 I read 40 books- more than I’ve read any other year before. I have learned SO much and have grown spiritually in several areas. I’ve… Read More What I Read in 2018

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A New Beginning

A few weeks ago, I became aware that my (now old) website had been hacked. It wasn’t just a little hack- it was crippling and widespread, and  our options were limited and expensive.  I don’t want to take up your time or my space here to explain all the details, but I do want to… Read More A New Beginning