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Dodging Bullets: Intro

Intro I love mentoring youth leaders.  Over the years I’ve mentored somewhere between 1 and 1000 fellow youth workers ranging from day one in youth ministry to the seasoned youth ministry veteran.  The stories below are true, many of them … Continue reading

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Marriage 4: Empowerment

  What does power look like?  Acts 1:8. You will recieve power via holy spirit.  Empowerment is the spirit of love and service.  It comes from an other person first mindset.  You need to be empowered via the holy spirit … Continue reading

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Marriage Series 3: Intimacy

  Society puts Sex before or misplaces it for intimacy.  We work in backwards way of human intimacy and it works differently in Marriage as Well.  .   Real life marriage.  1. Passion and desire  (until the first child comes)   2. Sacrifice and duty. Eph5:25. Sacrifice for each other.  Sacrifice … Continue reading

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Marriage Series 2: Grace

  Grace is more than eternal salvation   Grace = a card to let one off the hook. When we work go find those nickels and dimes on our spouse and keep count of all the loose change we enter … Continue reading

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Marriage Series: 1- Covenant

  Covenant is: Requisite based on the idea we are incapable to do this in our good intentions alone. No matter how hard we try, we cannot sustain marriage on Good Intentions alone.   Troth: Sacred Pledge of Trust.  (also … Continue reading

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Theology of Marriage

My sister is getting married today, found this in my seminary papers, posting here in their honor. The pastoral care giver is often asked counsel to married people around them and premarital counseling practice.  I want to share a brief … Continue reading

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