Hope for Moody Pastors (Mark 3:3-6)

One reason I resisted being a “pastor” for so long was all the stereotypes I had in my head for what pastors are supposed to be like. My image always looked something like Mr. Rogers in a sweater and khakis. Warm, personable, emotionally steady, gentle and never, EVER moody. I don’t know where I picked…

Masks & Belonging: Deeper than Nude Beaches & Palm Branches

This is a repost from a few years back. -JB Chap Clark has written a must-read book for all youth workers and those who want to understand the current world of today’s teenagers. ┬áListen to these honest words of a (typical) high school student in Hurt: Inside the World of Today’s Teenagers: “I’ve always been…