PASTOR PAT’S BLOG
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The Awe of God

On my vacation, I read a great book titled Dangerous Calling – Confronting the Unique Challenges of Pastoral Ministry. I figured this book would be just like a lot of other books on how to be a good pastor. But instead, it ended up challenging me personally when it comes to my awe of God.

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Serving – Part 4

When I was still a baby Christian, I completed some surveys/tests that promised to help me discover my spiritual gifts. And I do believe there was some value in those tools. But as I’ve matured, I’ve come to realize that there is probably a better way to discover those gifts.

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Serving – Part 3

In 1 Corinthians 12, Paul compares the church to a body. Both have many “members” which all have different functions, but which are all indispensable to the proper functioning of the body. We all know what happens when one part of our physical body doesn’t work properly due to illness or injury, or even due to a lack of use. But have you ever stopped to think about how the same thing occurs within the church?

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