Before You Quit

Before You Quit

Latest Episodes

Podcast Ep.56: The Impact of Sexual Abuse on the Marriage (Dr. Bill Ronzheimer)
January 10, 2020

I know that today’s topic is touching on something that is not talked much about. However, in my over 34 years of pastoring it’s an issue that is all to real in the church community and it is the subject of sexual abuse.

Podcast Ep.55: The Gospel and Listening (Pastor Darryl Handy)
December 03, 2019

“It is God’s love for us that He not only gives us His Word but also lends us His ear…So it is His work that we do for our brother when we learn to listen to him. Christians, especially ministers, so often think they must always contribute something wh...

Podcast Ep.54: The Pastor and Adoption (Mosser and Santor)
November 13, 2019

Today we are going to talk about adoption. It has amazed me to observe through the years how often I’ve seen pastors adopt children. Today I have the privilege of interviewing two young pastors and their wives about their experience with adoption.

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...