Every Life Counts, Week 4 — Will You Be Next?

Lord knows . . . I love my routines. And just getting back from India makes me eager to step back in to them For example, did you know that I have not had a Nutrageous since February 22?  So I had one for breakfast this morning.  No, make that two. Anyway, my love for...

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#TBT — The Older I Get, The Better I Used To Be

This is one of my favorite "old" tennis pictures of them all. It was October of 1979, this event was in San Antonio, Texas, I am wearing all adidas clothes, and I won the whole tournament. I don't know who took the photo, but I remember feeling on top of the world...

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How India Wakes Up

As you read this, my friend James-Michael Smith and I are in Bhubaneswar, India, preparing to work with two different pastoral networks. Here are some reflections about "waking up in India" that I summarized on my second trip here back in 2012. One of our hosts here...

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The “I Object!” Sermon Recap

To say yesterday's sermon was a departure from the norm is an understatement. First:  it was not a one-pointer.  It was a three-objectioner. Second: it hopped around the bible instead of digging into one particular passage. Third: we did a responsive reading of...

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Every Life Counts, Week 2 — “I Object!”

You may not be the most interesting man in the world.  You may not even know him. But you've likely encountered some objections to the Christian faith. You might even have some yourself. So that's what we'll look at this coming Sunday. And this message represents a...

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