52 Ways: #45

Drop off donuts, bagels, cookies or fruit at the church office for the staff to enjoy. Lest we forget about all of the others that serve us through our local church we are going to focus on the church staff, which means EVERYONE ELSE that plays a role in regular church life.  I don’t want […]

52 Ways: #44

Meet at his* house on his day off in order to fix things around the place. I hate to burst any bubbles, but that dynamic preaching machine that can effortlessly translate from the original Greek or Hebrew text on a Sunday morning might be all thumbs on a Monday morning when he tries to fix […]

52 Ways: #43

Take him and his wife to lunch. Lunch.  The meal between breakfast and dinner.  It is usually much cheaper than dinner and eaten more leisurely than breakfast.  This is a great time to invite your pastor and his wife (even children) out for a meal in order to get to know them better and a […]

52 Ways: #42

Volunteer in an area of constant need – one that he mentions often. Do you know the areas of greatest need in your church?  Quite often they are the ones your pastor or a ministry team leader mentions frequently from the pulpit or in the weekly bulletin.  Is the nursery in need of workers?  Is […]

52 Ways: #41

Send an encouraging note to his/her kids away at college Most of the past 52 Ways To Care have had to do with pastors, ministry leaders, and spouses, with a few directed toward the children.  Today’s post is about caring for his* adult children. College is a transitional time in a young person’s life.  Some […]