Praying for You

Readers, I just want you to know that I love the privilege of praying for you. I particularly love praying for pastors and other…

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08/01/15 Trembling at His Word

READING: Isaiah 64-66 TEXTS AND APPLICATION: I love reading God’s Word. The truths are rich, and the blessings are many. I wonder, though, if I tremble at His Word. Today’s…

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07/31/15 The Walls of Our Sin

READING: Isaiah 59-63 TEXTS AND APPLICATION: Many believers struggle with prayer, perhaps because they’ve often prayed prayers that remained unanswered. Isaiah 59 gives us one clearly…

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07/30/15 Rituals or Relationship?

READING: Isaiah 49-53 TEXTS AND APPLICATION: I suppose I need to be honest here. Sometimes believers, beginning with me, go through the motions of Christianity more than truly…

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12 Problems in the Church Restroom

I didn’t think I’d ever be writing a blog post on this topic, but here goes. In our church consulting work, our teams have seen recurrent problems with church restrooms. Here are some of the most common ones we’ve seen.

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07/29/15 He Was Wounded

 READING: Isaiah 49-53 TEXTS AND APPLICATION: Sometimes the Word of God just stops you in your tracks. You read it, and all you can do is meditate. You…

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12 Mistakes when Seeking a New Place of Ministry

Most of us change places of ministry during our career. Sometimes, the new job unexpectedly finds us; at other times, we initiate the conversation. Below are 12 mistakes I’ve seen leaders make in this process of “courting” a new ministry.

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