Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Natural Born Killers

This article was originally published on the Sojourn Network. “Death and life are in the power of the tongue…” - Proverbs 18:21 Words are important. God...

The Wayward Soul (Intro)

The following articles are excerpts from ''Letting Go'', a book I wrote with Paul Gilbert that was recently published by Zondervan.  Article One, Article Two, Article...

The Spiritual Cobra Effect

There were far too many venomous cobras in New Delhi. And so long as that means there were more than zero venomous snakes there,...

The Pastor’s Wife & A Complaining Heart

Ministry is a paradox. The responsibility of spreading the gospel and helping others grow in their faith and knowledge of God is one of...

How to Lead Out of Weakness (Part 3)

Part One, Part Two But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I...

How to Boast in Your Weakness (Part 2)

Part One, Part Three The gospel is crazy! I hope I’m not offending anyone here. I simply mean that in the upside-down Kingdom Jesus calls us...

Redeeming ‘Whatever’ (Part 2)

Part One “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is...

Redeeming ‘Whatever” (Part 1)

Part Two “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is...

How to Wrap-Up This Year & Prepare for the New Year!

“Search me, oh God, and know my heart; Try me, and know my anxieties; And see if there is any wicked way in me,...

How To Embrace Your Weakness (Part 1)

Part Two, Part Three Weakness. I strongly dislike it, and I’m guessing you do too. Before I moved to start our church, a wise pastor told me,...