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A Pastor’s Reflections: Normal Is Best
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One of the questions I’ve received over the years is, “What type of church member do you look for as a pastor.” My answer may seem odd, but I’ve always responded, “The normal kind.”

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Phoning Ahead
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During my pastorate I encountered my fair share of people who did not appreciate my ministry or the church for one reason or another. That’s fine and to be expected.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: The Best Fraternity
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One of my all-time favorite things to do is go to my denomination’s general assembly. Before you stop reading out of incredulity, I’m not talking about the long business sessions, endless myriad of financial statistics, and administrative reports.

 
 
 
Latest Office Hours! Ministry and Mission with Rev. Eric Hausler
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Office Hours talks with Rev. Eric Hausler, graduate of Westminster Seminary California and Pastor of Naples Orthodox Presbyterian Church, about Ministry and Mission.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Never Speak Ill of Your Children
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When I first contemplated entering the pastorate, I never realized that sometimes the church can be an ugly place. In fact, St. Augustine is reported as saying, “The church is a whore, but I must love her anyway because she is my mother.”