What I Learned About Ministry Came from Football (Part II)

I look back all the time on the lessons I learned from football. Here are a few: The TEAM comes First. The more you focus on helping others the better it becomes for you. Be a servant leader. If you Read More …

What I Learned About Ministry Came From Football (Part I)

Football is BACK! I love this time of year. In some ways no better time exists: the soon-coming cooler temps, the excitement of a new school year, and the many new faces both in my classes at SEBTS and at Read More …

Life As a Mission Trip

When our daughter and son were 15, each respectively left the country on a mission trip, Josh to Costa Rica, and then Hannah to Thailand a few years later. They have since been on many, and Josh has led more Read More …

Why White Supremacy Frustrates the Mission of God

A Missiological Response to Charlottesville Tragedy In the immediate aftermath of the events in Charlottesville, Virginia I felt that I needed to write something on behalf of our Center for Great Commission Studies. But, I did not want to merely Read More …

When saying “I’m a Christian” doesn’t matter

Disciples of Jesus. Followers of the Way. Two of the earliest names for the Apostles and those who would repent and believe in the message and resurrection of Jesus. The titles weren’t just pithy group names that were selected by Read More …