THIS is what Church should be!

On Sunday, I witnessed two separate moments that reminded me exactly why we still need the Church. It wasn’t even my home church. Of course, that doesn’t really matter. I strongly believe in the big “C” Church. The global Church that every Jesus follower belongs to. I love my home church. I have experienced some […]

How to achieve the greatest impact in your spiritual life

These four areas are the foundation of living an authentic life of Faith

Do you want to live a mediocre Christian life? Want to settle? Of course not! Life is too short to do anything halfway. In our culture, we have a million opportunities competing for our time and energy. We are past the days of being a Christian because “my parents were.” Today, you make your own […]

Why we can stop worrying about finding God’s will

God is at work in your life, so STOP overthinking it!

Do you want to find God’s will for your life? Well, stop, because you’re doing it wrong! Wow, that intro sounded a little harsh when I read that back to myself. But I won’t change it. I can’t. It’s what we need to hear. It is what I needed to be reminded of this weekend! […]

The Difference Between Light Bearers and Many Christians

The word “Christian” is broken. The Christian faith is not broken. The Gospel message is (for sure!) not broken. But the term, the title, “Christian” in our country, in 2015, is hurting. Christians have lost respect in our culture. Back in the day, people didn’t trust lawyers and used car salesmen. Today? It is the […]

The #1 Reason I Still Have Hope for the Church (and it’s #1 problem, too)

There’s a lot of talk about the church these days. Sadly, most of it is pretty bad. Our culture is changing faster than ever, and many people are having major doubts about whether or not a 2,000 year old institution can keep up. According to the Barna Group, nearly one-third of Millennials that grew up […]