I’m No Superstar

I’m No Superstar is a blog for people like me who want to make a difference in the world but know they aren’t activists. Each post contains a social action idea that most of us could do, a book that’s worth reading, or a link to a website that offers other ideas. Oh, and it’s all introduced by a sometimes quirky story from my life.

What Your Pastor’s Spouse Wishes You Remembered

A month ago, I wrote a Facebook post about being a pastor’s spouse. It struck a cord (especially with pastoral families)! Other spouses told me what they wish they could say to you. So I decided to expand the post and share it here with a wider audience. You know who probably needs encouragement today?

Why I’m Thankful to Be Part of a Denomination

I grew up on an independent Baptist church. I remember being told we weren’t part of a denomination because denominations were all liberal. Evil, maybe. Certainly not biblical. Maybe they didn’t actually teach it, but that’s how I processed it. In Bible college I met strong Christians worshiping in vibrant churches that were part of

Things You Shouldn’t Tell Your Pastor

(This short post originally appeared on my personal Facebook page. I had friends who wished to share it, but because of my privacy settings, their friends could not see the post. So I post it here so they—and you—are free to share it with others.) Here’s a few things you shouldn’t tell your pastor on


Have Carol Speak For Your Group

An accomplished and flexible speaker, Carol tailors her topics to fit the theme and timeframes of your meeting, conference, seminar or retreat.