"Closing Time" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Some Pastors Do Struggle

OWN THIS CARTOON I love this cartoon for many reasons. I care about pastors. A lot! If anyone out there is a pastor who is struggling with the ministry, or has in the past and has left already, you totally get this image! Even though I left the ministry in…

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"The Disturbed Pastor" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

The Disturbed Pastor

BUY THIS CARTOON! I was a disturbed pastor. Meaning… I constantly struggled with my calling and vocation, as well as with the Church and its theology. For 30 years! Now that I’m free of it, I have no regrets. The fight was worth it. I’ve not only learned from it,…

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"Best Feature" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

Is this the best feature of your church?

Really, sometimes it can’t be helped. We’ve always loved heroes, charismatic leaders, strong authority figures. The system nurtures the adoration of its leaders. This poor pastor is just caught up in it. That’s all. CAN I HELP YOU? CLICK HERE!

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"Preaching Face" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

10 indicators that you are being verbally abused

I’ve been verbally abusive in the past. I’m not now. So say those who speak into my life. But I’ve also been verbally abused. In fact, I get verbally abused nearly every day. So I’ve learned from my own personal experiences and observations how to recognize when I’m being verbally…

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"When the Clergy Doubts" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

when the clergy doubts

[Like this cartoon? Get a print for just $19!]This happens more than you think. I know a lot of clergy who are in this position. I was there. Many times. And I actually went through with it. I left the ministry. And the church. You can read my story in…

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"Driscoll Energizer" cartoon by nakedpastor David Hayward

the one reason why Mark Driscoll will just keep on going

Here it is: Because he can! Okay, you want more? 1. He sincerely believes his message. 2. There are people who want to hear it. 3. They will find each other. Sure, he was dropped from speaking at Hillsong events in Sydney and London after a huge uproar. But there are rumors…

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"Oppressive Laws" by nakedpastor David Hayward

Jesus, the law, and what are we doing?

[Get ANY of my art 35% OFF code “wowza”!]Jesus was to have said, “You’ve heard it said, but I say unto you…”. It was about liberating people from oppressive laws. It was about freeing people to live a life of love rather than a life of legalities. The gospel stories of…

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