Grandsons and Christian Mentoring

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 42 October 18, 2021 Grandsons and Christian Mentoring My younger grandson turned two years old this week. In just a few months my older one will be three years old. It does not seem possible that close to three years ago my life changed …

One Young Man Lived and One Young Man Died

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 41 October 11, 2021 One Young Man Lived and One Young Man Died My Sunday afternoons are usually a mixture of happiness and fatigue. I’m happy after worship and the chance to interact with congregation members. I always feel fatigue when the adrenalin declines. …

Religious Exemption

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 39 September 27, 2021 Religious Exemption I have heard on the news that many people are requesting a “religious exemption” from getting vaccines. To me it seems that vaccines are more of a public health issue than a religious one. Recently a colleague from …

A Bitter-Sweet Vacation

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 36 September 6, 2021 A Bitter-Sweet Vacation One of the benefits of pastoring churches is the wonderful vacation packages that pastors receive. I am given a month of vacation. Usually I take off all of August. It is wonderfully refreshing to get a month …

What Would Jesus Do or Not Do?

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 35 August 30, 2021 Vacation Blog #5 Pastor Mark is on vacation and is not writing blogs now. He pre-wrote and uploaded these vacation blogs before leaving on vacation. Because they are dated they may or may not reflect current event. What Would Jesus …

Shakespeare Is Timeless

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 34 August 23, 2021 Vacation Blog #4 Pastor Mark is on vacation and is not writing blogs now. He pre-wrote and uploaded these vacation blogs before leaving on vacation. Because they are dated they may or may not reflect current event. Shakespeare Is Timeless …

Vacation Blog #3: Where Did The Women Go?

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 33 August 16, 2021 Vacation Blog #3 Pastor Mark is on vacation and is not writing blogs now. He pre-wrote and uploaded these vacation blogs before leaving on vacation. Because they are dated they may or may not reflect current event. Where Did The …