36. In Support of Organic Pastoring

Greatheart’s Table has been in the world for a year now! You who’ve read the newsletter or listened to the podcast have been my companions as I’ve explored various ways of thinking about ministry and the church. I originally committed to doing this for only one year....

35. Not Frightened Enough

I’m glad you’ve decided to join us here at Greatheart’s Table. Obviously, I speak that as a metaphor. There is no table and we are not gathered around it. But the metaphor is to encourage what it represents. Pastors need time to actually sit with others, with friends,...

34. The Weapons of Our Warfare

At the same time there may be a gnawing uncertainty about that new strategy or technology. It’s that inner discomfort that we too often suppress that I want to address. We are called to be forward looking, but we also are called to be wise. As always, if you like what...

33. Who’s Gonna Love You Now?

Welcome to Greatheart’s Table, a podcast for pastors and those who care for them. My judgment is that most pastors are introverts. We are introverts who can’t be shy, but we are introverts nonetheless. This leads to introspection which can be good for our pastoral...

32. I’m Better Than You

Welcome to you who are new to the podcast! I encourage you to nose around to other episodes. I’m honored that you would join us. Some of you have reached out to me, given feedback, support, and encouragement, all of which is greatly appreciated. Really. If you are a...

31. You’re So Vain

Each episode of Greatheart’s Table begins as an 800 word newsletter post. This post and the accompanying podcast get released at the same time so that those who prefer their content in print and those who prefer it in audio can both be served. Those of you who are...