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As we all prep for 2018, I thought it might be helpful if I wrote a listicle post describing some of my favorite software and apps, with brief explanations of what makes them useful to me...Read More
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After a bit of rest, I will use the end of summer 2018 to, in part, recalibrate and reset my writing goals. I want to hear from the Lord, get caught up a bit, and restart with a fresh vision from my King. To that end, along with my Ephesians series on Thursdays, I will also post older articles through the rest of the summer, with brand new articles coming mid-September. I hope you enjoy the reposts, especially if you've never read them. Thank you for your prayers, encouragement, and support.
One of my heroes is Geoff Buck, one of the pastors at Calvary Monterey. Ten years ago, Geoff joined our pastoral team and has served as a great friend, mentor, and co-laborer ever since. His 40+ years in pastoral work, many of them as a senior pastor and church planter, have been invaluable to the fruitfulness of our fellowship. This past December-January, after four decades without one, we sent Geoff on a two-month sabbatical.Read More
All that said, you won’t see any new articles or essays on my site until September. Nor will we release any fresh Nate-Holdridge-Dot-Com Podcast episodes until then (I will start posting sermon notes on Sundays once I’m back in the pulpit, however). We are taking a little time to refocus, reshuffle, and reset. This time will give me space to get out of town, but then also to get restarted when I return.Read More
Theme: Pilgrims want the house of God to impact their house, so they look for God’s help, health, heritage, and heroes.Read More
A rant :)
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My moment occurred on the toilet of all places. I was twenty-nine years old, the brand new pastor of my childhood church, with three daughters and a bride to care for. The stress of the previous few years had weighed on me, but there I was, fighting the fight.
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