Before You Quit

Before You Quit


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Podcast Ep.53: Grace and Grit. (The story of Elaine, my wife.)
October 30, 2019

It’s been some time now that I have wanted to tell our story, in particular my wife, Elaine’s story. Twenty years ago our family faced a trial that I know was survivable only because of the help of our Lord Jesus.

Podcast Ep.52: Speaking for the Unborn – A hard conversation about abortion. (Jenny Golding and Beckie Langtson)
October 14, 2019

I have always been moved by the story of William Wilberforce the parliamentary figure who fought his whole career as a politician and Christian to see the abolition of slavery in the British Empire in the early 1880s. Amazingly,

Podcast Ep.51: Transforming Power of the Gospel in Tragedy (Todd Adams)
September 18, 2019

Today’s topic will be raw and very real. The title was given to me by the person I am interviewing, Todd Adams. The power of the gospel that transforms lives in tragedy. This is the story, the testimony of a man who’s trust in Christ has been deepened ...

Podcast Ep.50: You Can Counsel Too! (Dr. Harold Rhoades)
September 04, 2019

 For years as a pastor and even since, I have loved counseling because I love to see people change. I love fighting for marriages. I do everything I can to keep couples from divorcing. I rejoice when couples who’ve been fighting and angry at each other...

Podcast Ep.49: The Gospel and GEN Z (Dan Boal, Director of Youth – The C&MA)
August 20, 2019

It strikes me sometimes, that the generation that we now call, Gen Z will be making decisions for people in my generation in the future. Having a granddaughter who is in the next generation makes me extremely motivated to understand all the generations...

Podcast Ep.48: Pastor, Let’s Talk Beatitudes (Pastor John Fogal)
August 06, 2019

CLICK HERE OR ON THE BOOK COVER ON RIGHT TO ORDER BOOK This will be a first for this podcast. But it will fit the vision of bringing courage and perspective when serving gets hard. I have the privilege today to discuss a portion of the Bible called the...

Podcast Ep.47: Learning Resilience in Ministry (Phil Howard and Jeff Gangel)
July 11, 2019

Let me start with an analogy that will help lead us into this conversation about disorientation in ministry. As a a pilot, one of the things I had to learn early on in my training was how to recover from a situation in flying called Spatial Disorientat...

Podcast Ep:46 Why There is Conflict in the Church – Pastor Steve Kerhoulus
June 21, 2019

Have you ever wondered why there is so often conflict in the church? On the surface, you would think that those who come together for a common purpose of worship and serving Jesus would all get a long, but its often not that way.

Podcast Ep.45: Helping Your Pastor Be The Best Pastor -Christopher Ash
June 06, 2019

“You and I have it in our power to demotivate our pastors, so that they are gradually ground down into a slough of despond from which they will be utterly unable to do us any good at all. But we also have it in our power so to cheer them,

Podcast Ep.44: Godly Character for a Godless World (Dr. Bob Myers president Toccoa Falls College)
April 23, 2019

In several ways this is a follow up to my last podcast, but perhaps broader. It’s been intriguing to me to observe so many changes in the past decade, and one thing in particular I am still trying to understand what to do with it.