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Welcome to the Pastors Edge Blog. Here, you will find insights developed from years of pastoral experience and tips derived from decades of trial and error. Our goal is to encourage you as a pastor and help you with your day-to-day ministry.

Many of these articles are written by our Senior Pastor, Dr. James Merritt, but we also have insightful writings from other ministers currently serving the church. If you have a topic you’d like us write about, by all means contact us today.

Feel free to reach out to us at anytime. We’re here to help you as much as we can. Thank you for stopping by, and May God bless you and your ministry!


16Jul 2011

Every pastor should have one thing in common, both personally and professionally: a passion for reading.  I know of no other profession or vocation where reading and staying current with the culture is more vitally important than the modern day pastorate. This means we do a whole lot of reading! (I am assuming that those […]

22Apr 2011

It’s 2011 and the United States is in hard times. High unemployment, combined with poor government policy, has mired the nation in economic woes. As members lose benefits, jobs, even their homes, many churches have also fallen on difficult days financially. I’ve written about this before, and have received many requests to write more and […]