Years ago I heard a phrase from JD Greear that has been one of the few quotes that have stuck with me for more than a few weeks: You replicate what you celebrate. Simple phrase but it is a profound reminder - what we make a big deal out of in our ministry will be… Continue reading Celebrate What You Want To Replicate
In the past 17 years I have had the opportunity to lead some amazing teams - both within the church as a student pastor and outside of the church in various para-church organizations. While I am certainly no expert with a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership, I have learned quite a bit about leading people and… Continue reading Leadership Lessons – Clarity is the Key
We have a loud, busy, lonely, discouraging world we live in. We all appreciate genuine encouragement from others, and in turn, we need to encourage them. I hope this video gives you some practical ways to be Jesus to the people in your life today.
Last week I had the opportunity to go on the Fox News show The Story with Martha McCallum to talk about late term abortion and some of my testimony. If you weren't able to catch it, you can watch the full interview below: https://video.foxnews.com/v/embed.js?id=6001263464001&w=466&h=263Watch the latest video at foxnews.com
The comments that Ralph Northam, governor of Virginia, offered up this week on abortion were thoughts that hit far too close to home for me. At birth, I was deemed not viable by my doctor, but here I am 34 years later having a national speaking and preaching career while having the blessing to care… Continue reading Valuable Means More Than Viable
I thought it would be fun to take a slight pause from my typical theology posts and give you a chance to know a little more about me. Here are some random facts that you may not know about who I am and what I've done over the years: Everyone thinks I'm good at soccer,… Continue reading Random Facts You Might Not Know About Me
Some may say that the Old Testament is an antiquated book that contains cute little Sunday School stories. Others will shove away the thought of a God who judges but also saves a remnant. While some may discard and overlook the Old Testament, Jesus testifies that all Scriptures testify of Him. Every chapter. Every book. The… Continue reading The Scriptures Speak of the Savior
You're not a mistake. You're not a freak. You're not a hopeless cause. You're beautiful. You're talented. Your life is full of purpose today because God has made you with purpose - to display Him. Every day is a gift. Use it to display Him in all the world.
When 2018 started for us, we honestly had no idea what God had in store for us. As we launched into January, we knew that God was calling me to step away from typical church ministry and into more of a para-church role as a speaker and evangelist. Yet, that calling came with few guarantees… Continue reading A Year of Grace