Ministry

The Battle with Burn-Out

June 20, 2013

  In a wicked, violent, and corrupt generation Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord.  He was assigned the daunting task of constructing something that had never...

Book Reviews Leadership

Book Review: The Painful Side of Leadership by Jeff Iorg

June 19, 2013

The Painful Side of Leadership has a different tone from most leadership books on the market today.  Most material on leadership details what a leader should do or how...

Outlines

Outline: From Earthly Groaning to Eternal Glory

June 19, 2013

  Title: From Earthly Groaning to Eternal Glory Text: Romans 8:18-28 Introduction: The apostle Paul wants to encourage his audience in their affliction.  The suffering of this life is “not...

Christian Living

4 Assurances of Eternal Life

June 19, 2013

If salvation was merited by our feelings we would all be on a roller-coaster ride toward eternity. But salvation is not based on feeling, emotion, or intellect- it is...

Book Reviews

Book Review: Follow Me by David Platt

June 18, 2013

Follow Me is the follow-up of the widely-received and highly-acclaimed book Radical by David Platt.  With great conviction, Platt exposes the hypocrisy, frivolity, and fluff that surround modern Christianity. ...

Christian Living

Big Thanks for Little Things

June 18, 2013

When we consider the blessings of God we often think of the big-ticket items.  Our home, our vehicles, our clothes, our food, our friendships…these all seem to merit the...

Leadership Ministry

5 Truths I Wish I Had Known as a Young Preacher

June 17, 2013

I have been in the ministry now for over 15 years; and I will be the first to admit that I have not learned everything that I need to...

Family and Home Leadership

Lessons in Fatherhood from the Life of Job

June 17, 2013

The book of Job gives many life lessons from which to glean: dealing with tragedy, handling depression, overcoming grief, experiencing death, encountering bitter relationships, mysteries of the afterlife, the...