It is that time of year again to set up for ourselves all kinds of unrealistic goals and expectations. With this Top 5 I thought I’d help pastors to this end. I actually do not think these “resolutions” are all that unrealistic. But, I do worry that most pastors are not actually doing these things. So, as a helpful reminder, here are the Top 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Pastors:
For my ears, this is the most wonderful time of the year! I am becoming quite a Christmas music snob in my age. I liked Christmas music before it was cool. (Can a hipster listen to Christmas music?) This is especially true in when it comes to Christmas hymns. Advent and Christmas hymns are some of the most beautiful, haunting, and theologically rigorous hymns we sing all year.