Author: Sam Ochstein

When You Pastor a Church You Wouldn’t Attend

My wife and I had the same conversation almost every Saturday night for at least two years. It was like clockwork. Or maybe it was like a ritual–but not the sacred kind. It went like this. One of us would…

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The Faith to Doubt

I still remember the panic welling up from somewhere deep inside me. I had lingered in the classroom after all the other students had left in hopes of getting some answers from my professor. No, “answers” is the wrong word….

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