COVID-19 is an Ultra-Marathon for Church Leaders

A marathon is 26.2 miles. An ultra-marathon begins at 50 miles and extends up to 100 miles. Yesterday I was interviewed as part of a panel for re-opening the church in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. There is really not an expert on this topic. We are the blind leading the blind but we have … Continue reading COVID-19 is an Ultra-Marathon for Church Leaders

Parenting Concern #3: We allow social media & gaming too early and in excess

I think social media and gaming too early and in excess is leading to increased levels of  depression, anxiety, and addiction among teenagers. It is a correlation that is difficult to prove, but I am not the only person, and I am certainly least among experts, who believe this is true. A December 22, 2018 … Continue reading Parenting Concern #3: We allow social media & gaming too early and in excess

Basic guidance for the church learning to help people navigate real mental health issues in 300 words or less.

Mental health issues are real issues that people navigate every day. I believe the church is the best place to turn when we are struggling. Yet, church leaders often struggle with how to offer counsel and care in the best way. Some assert that every issue is rooted in sin and therefore can only be … Continue reading Basic guidance for the church learning to help people navigate real mental health issues in 300 words or less.