When the waves of trials come…#James1:2-8

It has been a while since I have made a post on here. To be frank, life has been a little crazy. Between everything going on at seminary with classes, the things going on in the ministry at church, & trying to keep my priorities straight at home. There really has been no real time … Read more

Book Review : Simple Church – @ThomRainer & @RealEricGeiger

I just finished Simple Church by Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger and if you are looking for a book on the structure of how a church should be, this is a great book.   Often times, churches and ministers get caught up in the day to day ministries and in the many events that are commonly … Read more

Book Review : Spiritual Disciplines For The Christian Life, By @DonWhitney

I am often asked about the books I read in seminary and although most are fascinating, I would not recommend them to most people because they can be kind of dry. However, this is a book that I believe should be essential for every Christian to read. (Along with the Bible, of course.) In the … Read more

As holy as a sinner saved by grace can be. – D.L. Moody

I while back I read a biography about D.L. Moody. D.L. Moody was an evangelist and minister in the 1800’s who did many great things in his life and God used him in ways that cannot be explained in human terms. (I am not going to spoil all the stuff he did, you have to read the … Read more

1Corinthians 1:26-31 – May I Never Boast….

[26] For consider your calling, brothers: not many of you were wise according to worldly standards, not many were powerful, not many were of noble birth. [27] But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong; [28] God chose what is low and despised … Read more

Book Review : The Prodigal God

Book Review : The Prodigal God Just when I thought I know it all about the story of the prodigal son, Timothy Keller comes and ruins that for me. 🙂 In his book The Prodigal God, Keller outlines the parable told by Jesus in the Gospels in an engaging and informative way. This book was … Read more

Luke 22:31-34 – Times of Trials can be Times of Denial

It has been a little bit since I blogged and I apologize. I could blame it on the summer but the truth be told, there are a lot of things that are going on in our lives right now. It seems like we are facing several struggles with things not working out and the outlook … Read more

Luke 10:1-12 – Living Missional

As I was reading this morning through the Gospel of Luke I came across chapter 10 and the scriptures just started to jump out at me. Not in a literal way, but you know those times when you are reading and something just speaks to you and you have to stop and reflect on it … Read more

1Timothy 2:1-4 Living Godly

The other day in our Bible study, we went through the verses listed below and a few things jumped out at me that I thought I would share with you guys.  First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, for kings and all who are in … Read more

Book Review/Notes : Evangelism Handbook by @AlvinReid

Book Review/Notes : Evangelism Handbook by Alvin Reid You know the books that impact your life in a good way through informing you and giving you practical application on how to get it done? Well, this was one of those books for me. If you would like to have a run down on everything evangelism … Read more