A major announcement concerning my writing career…

Some of you have been following my writing career for years, and those that have been following closely know what I’m about to write. You were there at the beginning when Winter was entered into the Marcher Lord Select Premise Contest and you helped it become a finalist. That contest launched me into publishing with Splashdown…

We Are One – Release

It’s been nearly three years since I first began the journey of writing this book. It started as a simple discipleship study to help my church understand the personalities of each generation and how they interact with each other in a church context. The response was overwhelming. Not only did my church members respond enthusiastically,…

All Christians Are Hypocrites

Sam and Nia Rader are perhaps most recognizable as the couple behind the viral video where the husband announces to his wife that she’s pregnant. This launched them into the public spotlight in such a way that they’ve now been able to vlog on YouTube full time. Oh, and did I mention? They are very…

In Defense of Old Testament Law

With all the excitement over the SCOTUS decision over same-sex marriage, there has been a renewed push for an old view of the Old Testament law, one that says we are no longer bound by Old Testament law and it is therefore irrelevant in the context of Christ. Sure, it’s convenient to take this position…

33 Best Christmas Movies So Far

This morning we began to brain-storm to try and figure out what of our favorite Christmas movies we have not yet seen this year, so we can purpose to find and watch them before it’s too late. So I googled some top Christmas movie lists and found that none of the lists really reflected the…

Mom's Night Out: Review from a Pastor's Wife

Originally posted on Jesusfreak Mommy:
So, the other night, my hubby and I FINALLY watched Mom’s Night Out.  I’ve been wanting to see the movie since its release, but never had the opportunity to go. I thoroughly enjoyed the laughter found in a rare, truly family friendly comedy. The chemistry between the cast was phenomenal.…

The Three Pastors a Sick Church Needs

There has been a lot of recent research into the decline of churches and there are many churches who are in positions where they are struggling to keep their doors open. These churches are simultaneously looking for the right pastor to swoop in and make everything better but they are still not willing to let…

What Pastors Fear Most

Last spring, I preached from the passage below. It was a very vulnerable sermon to preach, because it struck too close to my heart. As I uploaded the video to YouTube today, I decided that some of what I said should be shared with others. So this post is for pastors…that you might have encouragement…