We Fight Together, Not Against Each Other

We Fight Together, Not Against Each Other

  My maternal grandfather was one of many who formed what has been called “The Greatest Generation.” A better-than-average athlete, with a particular love for baseball, he was one of the thousands of young boys who left the comforts of home and shipped out for...
Common Parent Traps

Common Parent Traps

If you’ve been a parent for any time at all, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that your child came into the world with an insatiable faculty for evil. Even before birth, your baby’s little heart was already programmed for sin and selfishness. The inclination...
Eight Demons Pastors Fight…

Eight Demons Pastors Fight…

To stay in the ministry any length of time, a pastor needs to learn to fight some predictable “demons.” For instance, Monday mornings for pastors and spiritual leaders are unique. They bring with them an adrenalin crash that feels like you got hit by a train...
What’s Being Impeded?

What’s Being Impeded?

Throughout this Covid 19 quarantine, I get these bizarre emotional swings. Do you? We have an incredible team at our church that is producing volumes of content online. They are writing songs, delivering Bible truth in creative ways, and encouraging people through...
Who Are You And Why It Matters

Who Are You And Why It Matters

In an era of great and hopeful initiatives to repair our world, we Christians find ourselves in the middle of a difficult conjuncture—namely, who are we? How exactly are we to “help” our community that is hurting so deeply? The perfect storm has been formed: racial...
Believe in the Gospel? Then Start Forgiving Others!

Believe in the Gospel? Then Start Forgiving Others!

Through her actions, his life was changed forever—yet somehow he forgave. At the sentencing of his brother’s murderer, Brandt Jean sat before a full courtroom and publicly forgave Amber Guyger for taking the life of his brother, Botham. In some of the more poignant...