Author Charles Jackson has served as a pastor for over forty years. He was converted to Christ under the ministry of Dr. A.W. Tozer in Toronto at age twenty. In this series of articles; he seeks to answer some of the following questions: • Why is ministry a burden most of the time? • Is there a dark and light side to the cross? • Should we expect more from God? • How can we see through the fog of the contemporary scene? • Is there a secret to moving leadership from overwork to overflow? Read the challenging answers to these questions and be inspired to learn what it means to carry the cross of Christ and be blessed.