The number of people in the seats for Sunday service is not the only measure for success in reaching a community.
Sometimes the Holy Spirit transforms a life instantly. Other times, it happens a little at a time.
A more perfect union isn’t limited to Washington. It can start right where we are.
A lesson on praying bold, specific prayers and expecting God to answer.
What does it look like to go towards the pain? It looks like freedom, healing and resurrection. And, I believe, it looks a lot like Jesus.
I tell you, children and youth ministry workers, you have a special ministry.
2020 is drawing to a close. What will 2021 be like?
As twinkling lights brighten the winding streets after dark, the idea of Christmas is alive and well in my city. However, the understanding of its true meaning is not.
Jesus shines in the darkness. Allow him to come into your pain and struggle and provide you with a hope that the darkness cannot overcome.
Why settle for turning over a new leaf, when you can renew your mind?
Followers of Jesus were never meant to lure in the fish only by inviting them to church.
The post-COVID future can be bright because each of us can choose to make it so.
The physical foundation of Thomas and Sharon’s house was already intact, and now their spiritual one has started to change significantly.
My fear of the responsibility of the call and my inadequacies lessened in comparison to my fear of displeasing the Lord.
I had tried so many different things in life, but nothing seemed to fill that God-shaped void.
The whole story of God both compels a life and compassion and frees us from the fear of death.
Even a short-statured, gold-toothed, Muslim-background, dialect-speaking gypsy lady living in Europe can worship our Lord.
Unprecedented times call for unprecedented dependence on God.
When we fail to embrace our limits, we are living as less than human.
We may not see hope in death, but there is.
How do we teach our congregations to have biblically-charged conversations about race?
As I was staring at my wife, who had recently been diagnosed with Stage 3 breast cancer, I no longer had his praise in my lungs or on my lips.
Sometimes it takes a lifetime to truly appreciate all the ways a good dad made all the difference.
Fear and faith will always fight for a place in your life. Let faith win.