Philippians Tidbits :: Summary

We’re kicking off a new series on Sunday at Renew where we’re focusing on the book of Philippians for the entire summer. I love our summer book studies because it immerses us in part of the Bible and really gives us a chance to experience God’s word in a unique way together. If you’re interested…

Philippians Tidbits #1 :: Joy

We’re kicking off a new series on Sunday at Renew where we’re focusing on the book of Philippians for the entire summer. I love our summer book studies because it immerses us in part of the Bible and really gives us a chance to experience God’s word in a unique way together. If you’re interested…

Why We’re Starting a Second Worship Gathering Sunday

In 2009 I was doing quite a bit of reading and research as part of my master’s program. The greatest fear normal Christians have about their pastor going to seminary is that they would burry their head so deep in books that they’d loose sight of what was happening to real people in real situations…

Why Friends are Better In Person Than Online

Recently I’ve noticed that my Facebook feed’s been filled up with a lot of people’s frustrations. I’m not just talking about whining and complaining – though there’s a lot of that – I’m also talking about political, social, financial, spiritual and relational frustrations. What’s interesting is that so much of it comes across as trivial…

Lent Reflection Day 7 :: The God Who Waits

You may have noticed a lull in my reflections. I have comitted to both 40 Days Living the Jesus Creed and praying through Seeking God for the City over Lent and so far so good but the reflections will come and go based on the time I have that day. Luckily I have time today….