My original plan to was to write a devotional thought based on the conclusion of our sermon series PRIZED where we wrapped up with an in-depth look at the parable of the prodigal son. The past few weeks we have taught on the shameful and mind-boggling characters Jesus created to help each of us see … More Tragedy in Dallas
While deeply saddened that the quest for athletic successes blinded the basic decency and spiritual clarity of my alma mater I am grateful for what appears to be steadfast resolve by the Board of Regents to root out and solve the problem. As a Baylor alum I trust that this season of brokenness and exposure … More My thoughts on Baylor…..
I tend to be a very process oriented person. I like systems because I believe they produce efficiency, accuracy and consistency. In short….give me a list or a set of rules and I will be very content. I heard a pastor say several years ago that “between the promise and the payoff there is always … More When God breaks His promises…
Want to jack up your marriage? Here are 6 things you can do that are guaranteed to create a problem at home. … More 6 guaranteed ways to jack up your marriage
It is almost time! In just a few short hours the hallways of your school will be buzzing with herds of students. I wanted to send you all, those who are friends and those whom I’ve never met, a quick letter to encourage you. As you know, what you do each and every day is literally … More An open letter to teachers everywhere….
School buses are tuned up, bulletin boards are decorated, floors are freshly waxed and school supply aisles are buzzing with anticipation. A new school year is about to move from theory to reality and with that reality comes both excitement and stress. If you are a parent you are likely wrapping up your summer outings, … More 5 things they won’t tell you your child needs on the supply list
6 things Christians need to stop doing on Facebook … More 6 things Christians need to stop doing on Facebook
The catalyst for our raised voices, calloused hands, and dirty feet should be the proclamation of the gospel of Jesus Christ – for His glory alone. … More 4 things the church must never forget
All over the country students are walking across the stage, turning their tassels, and tossing their mortarboards into the air with an overwhelming sense of excitement and accomplishment. High school graduates have completed a milestone event in their lives and are launching into a world of unknowns and firsts. This post is simply intended to … More 9 things graduates need to know
I am rarely at a loss for words but they just seem so inadequate….. Where am I supposed to begin when it comes to describing the impact my mom and my wife have had on my life?? I will just suffice it to say: My life is richer…. My calling is clearer…. My parenting is … More Mother’s Day