Tony Rankin, Minister of Pastoral Care at Nashville First, shares his thoughts on current issues, questions that people maybe having, and gives spiritual direction on life’s concerns. 

View Tony’s most recent video message to the church:


Dealing with Stress – August 7

Minister of Pastoral Care Tony Rankin shares a video message with the church on how to deal with the stress going on in our world today.

What Do They See in Your Eyes?

Recently I had the chance to attend the Red’s Fantasy Baseball Camp at their spring practice facility in Goodyear, AZ.  They treated us like professional players for eight days. Read more.

Juggling Chainsaws on a Tightrope

These strange days of COVID-19 and the impact of tornados cause us to feel like we are juggling chainsaws on a tightrope. You may be afraid to choose the wrong move.  You may be fearful of making a decision too quickly. Read more.

Your Words Matter

When Jesus knew that he was going to be killed, he realized his closest friends and followers were concerned and worried about what they didn’t know. Read more.

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