My day started with me at the church at 7:00 AM. We have moved our mid-week service to Tuesday night, (due to July 4th falling on a Wednesday), and I wanted to get a jump on sermon prep. I usually stay at least a week ahead, but I’m rushing to get next Sundays messages completed. … Continue reading Monday, July 2, The Everyday Life of a Pastor
We had a great Wednesday night Bible study last night. Attendees seemed excited to be there and there was a sense of expectancy for the bible study. We always take the last 15 minutes and take prayer requests we then spend several minutes praying for the God of Heaven to intervene. However today it’s … Continue reading THURSDAY in the Life of a Pastor
7:15 AM and I’m in my office. Morning devotion and bible study is always first. I look up at my clock, (an official Welch College desktop clock), and see it’s 8:15. I came dressed for tennis and head to Dunham Park. 17 other tennis players are there and we spend the next 1 1/2 … Continue reading WEDNESDAY, Life of a Pastor
Tuesday mornings always find me here at the church early. I hadn’t been here long at all this morning, and one of my deacons stopped by for fellowship and to discuss a project we’ve been working on. It’s only 7:25 and I am enjoying visiting with my friend. He’s a lot like me, (insert joke … Continue reading TUESDAY in the Life of a Pastor
I had a great time of playing tennis this morning, and one of the men came up and was asking my about our church. He said he’s want to come visit. Awesome outreach! My youth pastor gave his notice a few weeks ago and has accepted the youth pastor of a church near Vernon Alabama. … Continue reading Monday Afternoon, in the life of a Pastor
This will be an “on-going” blog through out each day. Please understand, that although pastors have routines and disciplines things change in our schedule all the time. Here we go. One of the oldest jokes is that of a policeman and a doughnut, however, I think the 2nd oldest joke is that pastors only … Continue reading A Week in the Life of a Pastor
A week in the life of Pastor Cliff. I’m going to share what it is involved in a week with a pastor. I’m going to take you through each day. I’ll be brutally honest and frank in things pastors face every week. I’ll be addressing the highs and the lows. The frustrations and the victories! I’ll … Continue reading COMING MONDAY, JUNE 25TH A week in the life of a pastor.