My Monday Morning Cup | 5 Keys to Making God Known

Talking about addiction and personal issues like anxiety can be difficult, particularly in your home church. Yet, I faced just such an opportunity last Thursday morning during our weekly men’s ministry fellowship. I’m an experienced speaker who has spoken in front of large audiences. I’ve shared God’s word and my personal testimony numerous times before. […]

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My Monday Morning Cup | The Cat People

Sweet T and I didn’t start out to be “The Cat People,” but yet here we are. Meet the newest addition to our B-family clowder, Smoke. He’s about 9 weeks old now. His momma, a neighborhood feral we call Ivy, birthed him in our backyard during the height of a summer storm. He nearly drowned […]

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My Monday Morning Cup | Sharing the Love of Jesus

A little longer and I’d have to call this post “My Monday AFTERNOON Cup. “Someone recently asked, “What’s the difference between a pastor and a chaplain? Aren’t they basically the same?” While they do share some similarities, they are also quite different. Gathered, Scattered, Unchurched, and Lost Pastors primarily shepherd the people inside the church—the […]

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Coffee, Cops, Criminals, and Blogging

The jarring ring of the house phone startled Sweet T and I as we sat in our respective spots in our modest living room.  We were recouping from a glorious night ministering at Union Gospel Mission, discussing our individual plans for the day ahead. “That can’t be good,” Sweet T said. We get flabbergasted by […]

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