What Happened to Us?

By Thursday, July 10, 2014 0 No tags Permalink 0

What happened to us? This isn’t a rhetorical question, but an important, relevant one in which all Believers should ask themselves. Because right now, many of us are bearing no fruit. We are supposedly planted in the fertile ground of grace and salvation, but our lives don’t reflect it. We’ve traded courage for comfort. We used ...

A Letter to Parents

By Sunday, February 10, 2013 0 No tags Permalink 0

If you’re a parent, I get it.  You’re exhausted, overwhelmed, and in dire need of a masseuse.  You’ve found yourself repeating those same tired, parental phrases that you swore you would never say--”Don’t make me come up there!” “Were you raised in a barn!?” “If your friends jumped off a bridge...”--and you’re at the end ...

Why Christians Have So Little Influence

By Friday, December 16, 2011 3 No tags Permalink 0

The Church has so little influence over culture because culture has so much influence over the Church. We structure our ministries after the most well-run companies, and we teach our pastors from the best good-to-great leadership books. We have solid video, because we've watched and duplicated what works in Hollywood and often regurgitate the most powerful ...