Resources by Tim Counts

Tim Counts (M.Div, The Master's Seminary) is the Pastor at Northshire Baptist Church in Manchester Center, Vermont. Tim has been a pastor in New Mexico, Washington state, and Vermont. He loves preaching the gospel to both believers (including himself) and unbelievers, and dreaming of ways to reach his community with the good news of Jesus Christ. Tim enjoys ethnic food and real Vermont maple syrup (but not together), and spending time with his wonderful wife of 13 years and 3 children ages 9, almost 6, and 4.

Feb 13

White as Snow, Though My Sins Were as Scarlet! by Tim Counts

The reason your scarlet sins can be made white as snow is because Jesus' scarlet blood covers them.

Jun 28

Feed the Sheep – No Matter How Many Are In the Pasture by Tim Counts

The supremacy of Christ over all things is what makes preaching him valuable, whether it is to 30 or 3,000.

Oct 5, 2017

Faithful Believers and the Religious Test for Public Office

An Open Letter to Bernie Sanders from a Vermont Pastor

As a Vermont pastor, I ask my country for freedom to not only preach the gospel–but also for freedom for those I preach to–to hold their religious beliefs while also holding public office.

Nov 7

Bruised Reeds and Smoldering Wicks are Not Useless to Jesus by Tim Counts

Jesus never turned away a person who came to him broken, hurting, and deemed “useless” by society and religious people.

Aug 20

5 Reasons Every Pastor Should Be Involved in VBS or Camp Ministry by Tim Counts

Sometimes looking up from the grindstone and seeing what is happening around you in ministry through other believers is even more productive for Christ’s Kingdom.

Sep 20, 2017

4 Things I Love About Jesus by Tim Counts

Just as Jesus is both all-powerful and all-compassionate, only Jesus can be all grace and all truth at the same time. 

Jan 12

4 Reasons Every Church Needs Senior Saints by Tim Counts

As pastors, we need to remind our elderly members that they’re not only loved by their Good Shepherd and Savior—they’re also loved and needed by his people.