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The Power Of One....Chris Janson

During our first pastorate in Perryville, Missouri, we had so many great experiences. One of those experiences was meeting a young man at t...

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Wizzard Of Oz

So very proud of this young man!
Ashton Crane!
He was the Wizzard in....

Monday, June 13, 2016

Cooking Class

Spent some time in Branson. We took my mother n law to SDC and to a cooking class. I love their kitchen! Great ideas for when we build. Before we do that we might do a little more overseas traveling. (Europe Trip, incuding England, Ireland and  Scotland)

Mango Chicken wrap and Orange Cheesecake

Friday, June 3, 2016

Grandpa Chambers

This is just one of my many relatives that is  from the Army.

Grandpa Chambers
He recieved a purple heart.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Pink Peonies

Dream On, Work On, Lead On

This sabbatical has taken on many faces for us. Today, I am just thankful. Thankful for my family, and to have a time of rest. As I load my nice car with groceries, I am going to a peaceful home where my boys are happy and blessed. I am grateful. I am thinking about all the pastors and wives who have a God given dream and vision. They are frustrated. They are struggling with an age old issue

It's great for you if you have a healthy, equipped staff to help launch the vision for the work of the ministry. I say praise God for it.  Did you know that 87percent of all pastors do not. In doing so, just planting a new church or coming on board as a new pastor can be daunting for some pastors. Why? They are often the person who is left to retrain the traditions of the body that the pastor is not the catch all guy. Then, they do not only have to deal with that but they have to build a healthy team to stand along side and walk in harmony. That alone is a huge task. Some personalities find it easy to network. Others do not have the equipped training and personality for the task. Think about that,...87 percent of pastors say that they do not have quality church staffing. This could be due to a multitude of reasons. (Resources, financial, equipped) By staff I mean, youth pastors, media directors, children pastors, administrative assistants,  worship leaders....and that's just the basic....

Here in the next week Tour Of Life will be addressing this issue. Look for us on Facebook.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016


June is filled with many possibilities.

The hydrangeas are amazing this year.