Ali Mercier Rocks!

The official blog (accept no counterfeits!) of the Executive Pastor of Faith Community Church of Massachusetts. (Maybe a pastor's blog should be a plog?). "The secret to the success of any organization is its people!" Churches are a little different. As a spiritual organization, we believe God...

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I WANT TO OFFEND YOU!!!!!

Hi Friends, I want to offend you! Okay, okay. I wrote in all my other blog entries to date (all four) that MY blog is nuts and bolts and nothing controversial or radical. Today, I take that back. I'm going to be intentionally, indubitably (look it up)...

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Results of the Let’s Do This! Open Forum

Hi Friends, Welcome to the Executive Pastor Blog at FCCH. And because it’s the Executive Pastor’s blog, it’s not going to be sexy. I’m just sayin’…I’m the nuts and bolts sort of guy on the team, so don’t expect anything controversial or radical. But I live...

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Feedback Forum Feedback!

Ok, so the title is weird, but what it means is we have feedback from our Let's Do This! Feedback Forum. Here are some comments made and my brief reflections on them. Comments about the forum in general were all positive: people appreciated the opportunity to get...

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Let’s Do This! Open Forum on November 18

Executive Pastors are a hybrid species. The "Executive" part normally derives from business experience: I was the Vice President of Operations for a midsize manufacturing company. The "Pastor" part comes from ministry training and experience: I have two seminary degrees and served as pastor in...

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