Holding down the fort

One of the tasks of the associate is to “hold down the fort” while the lead pastor takes a leave for sabbatical, continuing education, vacation, […]

A busyness audit

Several weeks ago I reported for jury duty in Colorado Springs. I didn’t think much of it. I’d been in the jury pool several times […]

The Secret Weapon

On the recommendation of the lead pastor I serve with, I have begun using a new task management system that is free! It is called […]

I am not the lead pastor

During Christmas you may have preached a sermon or two (I’m lobbying to have the Sundays after Christmas and Easter declared “Associate Pastor Sundays”), led […]