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...

Family and Home Technology

Time-Management and Social Outlets

June 15, 2013

We are all guilty.  We check our Facebook messages while driving down the road.  We post tweets at the dinner table.  We get up in the morning and check...

Christian Living Church Growth

Why Everyone Should Faithfully Attend Church

June 14, 2013

Recent trends in Christianity reveal that the church is revamping traditional worship services to accommodate the world. More and more congregations are calling off Sunday evening services in an...

Book Reviews Family and Home

Book Review: Passionate Parenting by Cary Schmidt

June 13, 2013

I am about to make a pretty bold suggestion: If you are a parent, and you only have time to read one book this entire year I would greatly...

Christian Living

Practices for People Who Are Pessimists

June 10, 2013

I am going to confess something…I have to really work at being positive. I am not a naturally-optimistic person; as a matter of fact, I lean toward pessimism more...


5 Ways to Encourage Someone Who is Down

June 10, 2013

The closer we get to the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ the more discouraging the world around us becomes. As believers we are subject, like never before, to...

Christian Living Church Growth

12 Things You Can Do This Sunday to Encourage Your Church

June 8, 2013

  1. Show Up. Sometimes just being in your place is the biggest blessing. When you are not there, you are missed. C’mon, did you really think I would...