Seemingly small actions speak a profoundly larger message when it comes to discipleship.
Whereas the religious power brokers of his day used the table to exclude people, Jesus used the table to include people.
When God created man and woman in his creative image, he didn’t then ask them to sit back and watch.
My privileges meant a head start and not dealing with barriers and challenges people of color must persevere through almost daily.
You can have a mess without movement. But you cannot have a movement without mess.
Faculty and staff in the John Wesley Honors College at Indiana Wesleyan University provide a list of information and resources on racial reconciliation.
How can we, as individuals, churches and a movement, address systemic racism and racial reconciliation?
There is a form of learning uniquely linked to leading, and with it comes the scars and joys of building something lasting.
Journey with me as we learn together how to lead, encourage and engage in the areas of multiethnic ministry and racial reconciliation.
Scripture provides what could be historical hinge points to learn from, prompting us to ask three questions in light of this era: are we in exodus, exile or diaspora?
May God help each of us to see the world through God’s eyes in these days.
We can help change the current trend and create a culture of receptivity of women being welcomed into our churches as senior pastors.
I believe the church will shift as a result of the COVID pandemic. The phrase “new normal” has never been more appropriate.
Here are several practices I’ve refined over the years to allow remote work to be effective and efficient (and even enjoyable).
It has become so easy to talk about my wife’s banana bread recipe, but why is it so hard to talk about my faith in Jesus?
My teacher fought for justice and equality alongside Martin Luther King, Jr. Just like him, she refused to let his dream die.
Sometimes we can be really good at talking, instead of slowing down and taking the time to listen.
“From that moment on, I was a believer in verbally sharing Scripture stories in everyday life.”
Jesus takes broken pieces from our past, present and future and holds them together in perfect union.
The incredible things of God that we all desire begin with everyday, ordinary acts of obedience.
“The spiritual vitality and passion this group has can spark and encourage the local church. We need to make room for them to have a voice.”
“We can only get better by learning lessons from the past.”
Know what you believe so that you can live what you believe.
Certain outcomes for discipleship can only be achieved in certain spaces.