Cary Schmidt

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Pastor, Emmanuel Baptist Church

Cary Schmidt serves as the Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Newington, CT. He and his wife Dana have been blessed with three children, and have enjoyed twenty-nine years of marriage and ministry together. Cary's passion is to love God, love his family, and point people to Jesus Christ—through teaching, preaching, and writing. He has written fifteen books, including Live Lighter Love Better, Real Christianity, Passionate Parenting, and Off Script. You can connect with Cary at

Articles by Cary Schmidt

Overcoming the Vacuum Effect

Making a Desperate Heart a Healthy Heart

The Paradox of Sorrow and Joy

Joy and Sorrow Are Two Parallel Tracks

The Land between Frenzy and Apathy

Don’t Live in the Red-Zone

What Christians Can Learn from Piranhas

Do You Edify Others or Tear Them Down?

A Fresh Perspective on Your Hardship

4 Thoughts on Trials from Andrew Murray

How to Bring Someone to Jesus This Easter

Celebrate the Resurrection of Christ by Introducing Someone to Him

8 Priorities That Will Transform Your New Year

Living This Year Like it Is Your Last

Fully Immersing in the Christmas Story

Looking at the Characters in the Christmas Story