Many faith-based blogs are claiming that much of the Atheist community is in an uproar over Carrie Underwood’s new song, Something In The Water. Is this true? If so, how much of the world’s Atheists are country fans? I have no clue. Regardless, blog posts are circulating that many of them aren’t too happy about how much of her faith has found its way into her newest release.
As I continue to grow as a pastor, I’ve come to find revelations on certain aspects of the church, Jesus, and ministry as a whole. I’ve learned a lot about what being a pastor is, but I’ve also come to realize many things that being a pastor isn’t. Let me share my thoughts with you.
Sometimes stuff hits the fan, and life is no longer the perfect picture we’d all hope it to be. And although our faith in Christ does bring us a new-found purpose and destiny, this is not to say that things aren’t ever going to be tough. No matter what you are going through, God is still good, all-powerful, all-knowing, and all comforting.
I meet a lot of people who say they wouldn’t be caught dead inside of a church building, that their life is too messed up to be embraced by the arms of God, and that their previous failures are too monstrous to be forgiven by the grace of Jesus.