It is never easy to watch a church fall towards death. Fear begins to grip the remnant as they begin to wonder what will become of them, of the church’s legacy, of the community it is a part of. There are many reasons for a church dying, some are of their own doing, others are because of the damage of others. Regardless of the actual cause, it is always because of sin. Until the sin is dealt with biblically, the church may not recover at all. … More When Death Comes to the Church
… perfectionism is not the same as the pursuit of excellence. In ministry, having a perfectionist mindset can be detrimental to your ability to minister with and to others. … More People or Perfection?
This is the final installment in The Talk Series. Today we address when you should intervene on behalf of your loved ones. I hope that I have provided a springboard of information to aid you in beginning your discussions with your family. … More The Talk: Final Thoughts
Who will care for your loved ones when it becomes obvious they need help? This is a complicated, emotional yet crucial decision every family must address at some time. … More The Talk: Caregivers
Possessions tend to represent memories. As our loved ones begin to decline in health it may become painfully obvious that their possessions may need to be downsized and eventually disposed of altogether. How this is done is critical for our loved ones feelings as well as other relationships with family and friends. … More The Talk: Possessions
The financial cost of long term healthcare is enormous. While we all hope that our loved ones will be able to spend their last years and days at home things often happen that are out of our control. Begin as soon as possible speaking to your loved ones about planning not only for their best case scenario but also for the worst cast scenario. … More The Talk: Financial Information
Having the appropriate legal protections in place is vitally important not only for an individual but also for their family members when it comes to end of life decisions. <a href="”> Read More… … More The Talk: Basic Documents