As a pastor I get to encourage people to have confidence and assurance that this life is not the end and that the Bible says Christ-followers cross over from this life into the next to be in the presence of … Continue reading What Happens When We Die?
Like a classic car forgotten about in the garage, I got busy and this neglected website has gotten dusty and needs some TLC. WordPress.com continues to get better but my “Patch” WordPress theme didn’t get updated to the new version … Continue reading Updated and fixed my personal website
Some of the NASCAR greats share about Christ in their lives from IamSecond.com Continue reading Watch “NASCAR – Racing For Second” (I am Second)
I have been a pastor for 25 years and I have always tried to require at least six sessions of premarital counseling before the wedding. When I look to see how many of the couples I worked with in the … Continue reading The Value of Premarriage Counseling
I’ve been serving in different ministries for 26 years and there are other great men and women of God that invested in me but this picture from First Baptist in Forest City, Iowa reminded me of those delightful days in … Continue reading Thankful for Great Beginnings in Pastoral Ministry
When I was around 12 years old I remember sitting in one of my parents Alfa Romeo’s and praying “Lord, please don’t let me die until I can drive!” When I was 18 I bought my dad’s 1975 Alfa Romeo … Continue reading The season I learned to put God before cars
Financial Giving is an act of worship and a test of faith. God doesn’t force you to worship Him through giving and tithing 10 percent isn’t an exact requirement – some give less because they have so little while some … Continue reading Tithing – My Experience and Gods Provision