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Ministry Minded
On some personal notes and pastoral ministry lessons.

On some personal notes and pastoral ministry lessons.

Ministry Minded, Episode 37.

In this episode of Ministry Minded, I provide some personal updates and ponder some pastoral lessons that I learned in my first year of vocational ministry. After the whirlwind that was 2017, 2018 has, similarly, been filled to the brim — and 2019 shows no sign of slowing down.


Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Center for Public Theology

Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

Portraits of a Pastor: The 9 Essential Roles of a Church Leader, Jason K. Allen, general editor

The Pastor as Public Theologian: Reclaiming a Lost Vision, Kevin J. Vanhoozer and Owen Strachan

Grace: So Much More Than You Know and So Much Better Than You Think, Brad J. Gray


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Intro music: “West Coast” by Ryan Little, licensed under CC BY 4.0.