End of Year Opportunity

  It’s Christmas! What a wonderful time of the year! The celebration of our Savior’s birth brings with it joyful music, holiday decorations, and a season of generosity and thankfulness.…

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Send Your Pastor Packing!

At Energize Ministries, our focus every day is appreciating pastors. And, what better time to talk about pastor appreciation than October, which is officially Clergy Appreciation Month!? There are so…

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A Culture of Grace

At Energize Ministries, we’ve watched many pastors and ministry leaders open up about their struggles, vulnerabilities and frustrations recently.  For example, Pastor Nate Kingsbury from Shady Grove Wesleyan Church wrote…

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Masked Intentions

Energize Ministries recently received this note from an anonymous friend: "I've been in the mission field for about six months now, and I'm absolutely exhausted.  I don't know where my…

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Praying for Pastors

A word from guest writer and Energize Ministries Board-Member, Joel Steindel “Rub-a-dub dub, thanks for the grub. Yay God!” Does a quick prayer before we eat reflect the depth of…

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A Holy Rest

Imagine being in church one Sunday when your pastor announces that he is preparing to take two months off from his job.  Not only will he be away for two…

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