Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Need for Multiple Mentors

“But everyone who is fully trained will be like his teacher” (Luke 6:40). One of the implications of Jesus’ words is that we would be wise to have multiple mentors.  Here’s why:  every human teacher is flawed.  The best teachers … Continue reading

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Portrait of a Pastor

What does a good pastor look like? That’s a question I’ve thought a great deal about over the years—both for myself and now for those who I’m helping to train for pastoral ministry. While pastors come in a variety of … Continue reading

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What to do when life knocks you down

Normally when I speak at a church, it’s been scheduled weeks or months in advance.  That wasn’t the case last week.  On Tuesday I received a request to preach on the upcoming Sunday at Woodside Bible Fellowship in Elmira.  I … Continue reading

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Join in and Help Us

It’s September.   That may not be big news for everyone, but it sure is for those of us at Heritage.  Today, a new wave of first year students arrive to move into the dorms. This summer had it’s challenges but … Continue reading

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