Archive for November, 2010

You need to minister to singles!

Posted in Uncategorized on November 30, 2010 by xybatt

     After 10 years of singles ministry, I have new statistics to work with:

  • in 2000,  49% of US citizens over the age of 18 were SINGLE.
  • in 2010, 50.5% of US citizens ”   are SINGLE.


  • in 2000, 33% of babies were born to SINGLE mothers.
  • in 2010, 37% of babies  are born to SINGLE mothers.


  • in 2000, 1 in 3 fathers in FL pay their full child support each month.
  • in 2010, 30%


  • In 2000, one Church of Christ in FL had a paid SINGLES minister.
  • In 2010, ZERO!

one would think that we must be focusing on MARRIAGE ENRICHMENT! Unfortunately, it seems our divorce rate has also risen.

So, what is the solution?


Be Thankful!

Posted in Uncategorized on November 25, 2010 by xybatt


      I have so much to be thankful for!

  • A mighty, caring GOD to serve and worship, in forms of Father, Son and Saviour and spirit. Through Jesus, we have hopefor both eternal life and life abundantly now!
  • A wonderful wife, Rachel, and awesome kids: Sara, a senior at Rutgers University, Jessica, 4th grade and Jameson, 3rd.
  • Food, shelter and clothing.
  • A purpose, through LAUNCH Ministries! 11th Conference this February.
  • Purposeful employment
  • wonderful extended family, friends and connections
  • YOU!

May GOD bless this day and you fill with turkey, dressing and all your favorites!!!!