09/26/15 Broken over Brokenness

READING: Nehemiah 1-5 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  I wonder how much I care about wayward people. I know I grieve when I see one of God’s followers go astray, and I’ve wept over…

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09/25/15 Our Goals of Life

READING: Ezra 7-10 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  For what do you want to be remembered? For being a great parent? For earning awards? For having money? For gaining power? All…

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09/24/15 God in the Reverse

READING: Esther 6-10 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  God delivered His people . . . again . . . In the book of Esther. He protected them from Haman’s…

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09/23/15 To Die or Live

READING: Esther 1-5 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  Ahasuerus was the king of Persia. Esther, a Jew, was the queen. Haman, a leader in the government, sought a decree…

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09/22/15 The Old and the New

READING: Zechariah 8-14 TEXTS AND APPLICATION:  Frankly, while I’m enjoying this reading plan this year, I’m ready to get to the New Testament! I’m longing to get to…

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What Young Leaders Want

I love young people. Their passion, faith, and courage often put me to shame and there is a clear set of concerns weighing on them.

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What I Wish I’d Never Said

I write this primarily to say to preachers, “Be careful what you say . . . but trust that God can still use you after you say something you wish you hadn’t said.” 

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