Posts from March 2019

Posts from March 2019

Sunday Brunch

Have you noticed how popular Sunday Brunch  is in Charleston these days?  It seems like every restaurant is offering a special Sunday Brunch Menu. There was a time when it seemed like ALMOST everyone went to church and ALMOST all churches had just one service, and ALMOST every church Sunday worship service was at 11:00 a.m. In “the good old days” the issue was…

Vision

“Where there is no vision, the people perish . . .” Proverbs 29:18 (KJV) My calling as a pastor includes many things, but I see vision as an important aspect of my ministry as your pastor. I try to constantly put forth a vision, and then the session accepts the vision, or tweaks the vision, or says go back to the drawing board. When it became clear that we could not…

Entering the Season of Lent

“If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:8-9   Just as those of us who live in a “seasonal” climate appreciate the difference in the temperatures and various activities we engage in during different times of…