Written By. Charlotte L. Pound Pastor Jason Staten (MD) One of the prevalent challenges faced by a PK is what I refer to as the “fish bowl”; where everything that a PK does is being scrutinized by both many members of the churches, well as the community. Another very real issue is
By Linda Schreckenberg Bro. Leo Dante, Jersey City, NJ. New Jersey requires us to wear masks, especially inside buildings and establishments. We have to follow the government officials who rule over us, since it is for the safety of everyone. Our cases have gone down, and we see businesses opening and getting back
The Daniel Fast: Why, How, and is it Real Fasting? John L. Fonzer Clifton Jones Philadelphia MS We participate in a 30-day fast once a year called disciplined eating. The principle came from the Daniel fast. Fasting helps our spirit by slowing down the body and mind while the soul thinks of spiritual things.
Christopher Henderson, Dean of Communications/Media – I graduated from Indiana Bible College in the Spring of 2008. While on campus, instructors reshaped my thoughts about ministry. There is certainly a “head learning” that takes place, but instructors are also concerned with a learning of spiritual matters; where students can gain a
Mark A. Moore, Atlanta, GA - Excessive stress is evidenced by personal distress (health issues) from internalizing issues or by acting out in toxic ways. The most overlooked “self- care” strategy is a consistent prayer life. Additionally, learning to find pleasure in simple moments - family time, books, exercise. In
Chad Parker, Houston, TX Divorce Recovery Ministry is needed in UPCI churches. Our culture no longer values traditional marriage in a world of broken people. The church must help those hurt and disillusioned from divorce and struggling with the trauma that comes with it. The biggest misconception of divorce is,