Monthly Archives: January 2011


‘Apologetics’ is an ironic word, I think.  On the one hand, it means to admit you were wrong.  On the other hand, it means you defend what you believe.  As pastors, we live on the fine edge of apologetics. On … Continue reading

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Full Circle

I attended a funeral this morning that Hubby and his Associate Pastor officiated. I knew the deceased.  I know his wife. Our paths first crossed 15 some years ago at my first appointment.  They were visiting one of my parishoners … Continue reading

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Wedding Bell Hell

I officiated at a wedding yesterday against my better inclinations.  I’ve known the bride and groom since they were small children and I remember them coming to Sunday School at a former appointment.  I really didn’t want to do a … Continue reading

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