As a young man growing up on a farm, I was well versed in the many uses of a screwdriver. … Continue reading The Misuse of Small Churches
In the 13 years that I have been the pastor at Jordan Community Bible Church, we have had more than … Continue reading Plan it or Wing it?
Changes in small towns seem to be bigger. Think about it, if one family moves out of town it doesn’t … Continue reading Things Seem Bigger in Small Towns
Paul commands Timothy to “Preach The Word!” 2 Tim 4:1-2. The temptation to compromise is one that all preachers and … Continue reading The Temptation to Compromise
Any given week in Jordan, MT may find me mowing grass or shoveling snow (depending on the season!), in the … Continue reading Three Jobs for the Price of One.
While riding the public transportation in Dallas, I tried a little experiment. My ride from the hotel to the convention … Continue reading Community or Capability?
Until recently, relatively few resources have been available for ministry in small churches. Most of the resources are directed to … Continue reading Small church, Small town Resources
My 12.5 years in Jordan have seen 3 US Presidental elections. Each one has given me the same impression. My … Continue reading Get Connected
You’ve seen it played out. A church decides to put on a Christmas play. As the show comes together, someone fails … Continue reading It’s Just a Small Town
My Journey Begins We arrived in Jordan, MT in December of 2005. One of the books I found in the … Continue reading 12 Years a Country Preacher