What Should a Preacher Do When He Sins?

If you preach on a regular basis, you know all too well that you are a sinner. Of course we are all sinners—“There is no one who does not sin” (1 Kings 8:46). Yet, speaking from personal experience, sometimes the difference between what you proclaim as God’s standard and what you see in your own […]

When Your Preacher Sins

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email It’s going to happen—your preacher is going to sin. He may commit sins you know nothing about. He may commit a sin that is public to the congregation—losing his temper in a meeting, speeding on his way to worship (I’ve known a few preachers to get tickets […]

Your Preacher is a Sinner

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email I found the most unique TV program over the weekend—Killer Clergy—a program which details cases where preachers have turned into murderers. Without fail, the story is told of how preachers found themselves trapped in sin and they felt the only way out was to murder. But, surprisingly, […]

Lessons Learned on 9/11

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email September 11, 2001 is indelibly etched in the mind of every American who watched that day’s events unfold on television. We all remember where we were when we heard the news on that horrific day—I was in the bathroom at the sink brushing my teeth. My wife […]

What I Learned from Being in the Hospital

Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email I had been having chest pains or several days, but at first, I didn’t think anything about it. When you suffer from Prinzmetal’s angina, a little chest pain here and there is nothing to be terribly concerned about. Just take your medication and keep the arteries open, […]