Dear Pastor: Summer!!

Content written by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA Dear Pastor: This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way … Read more

Dear Pastor: “Rude, Rude, Rude”

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read more

Administration Aware: Gender Pay Gap

Thoughts by Rev. Micah James, CCA As administrators and leaders, we have influence in the important conversations of the church. As a female administrator and minister, I have been very fortunate that for most of my experiences in ministry have been outstandingly positive. I have been compensated well, treated with respect, and encouraged to teach … Read more

Dear Pastor: Helping or Enabling?

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people … Read more

Dear Pastor: Year End Giving

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people … Read more

“Dear Pastor”: Weddings – Revenge of Bridezilla

Content written by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways.  Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read more

“Dear Pastor”…. Purchasing Stewardship vs Member Interest

Content by Rev. Paul Johnson, CCA This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual … Read more

“Dear Pastor”: When is a gift not a gift?

This is a series of articles about real world problems that churches often find difficult to handle. They are presented in the form of emails for ease of conversation but can come in many different ways. Disclaimer: All the names are made up and in no way identify actual people nor does the author assume responsibility … Read more