Everyday Disciple

Be One, Make One.

Remembering the Power of the Gospel

As I listened to my friend and longtime partner at our church share about the struggles and brokenness he was experiencing in multiple areas of

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“Remaining” In The Storm

Hidden, remain, abide, and press into are all concepts used to describe this idea of a relationship with Christ. Have you ever been reading the

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Celebrate the Wins

One of my favorite moments each week is my time around the table with the staff at our church. The first thing on our agenda

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Seeing Them Become Young Adults

When I became a full-time pastor I decided to maintain one part of my old career – plowing snow for local businesses. As winter approaches

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Spiritual Detective

I walked through the door staring at him and there he was expressionless. The suspect sat in the chair with his hands folded, the light

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Intentional Connections

Sitting in my car, in the driveway of a vacant house I yelled, “I’M DONE!” [primal yell] I’ll never forget the day I broke into

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Having Difficult Conversations in Love

My wife, Sandi, and I have two incredible daughters, Sydney and Stephanie (yes, all our names start with “S,” sorry, I’m that guy!). Our girls

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Listen and Learn

How can one person have hundreds of “best friends”? I have had and do have individuals in my life that impact people powerfully. When you

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It Takes One to Make One

I recall the pressure I felt sitting in my office, staring at the screen of my computer, hunting for a new program or fresh idea

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Are You Faithful, Available and Teachable?

As church leaders, we are always on the lookout for that next high-octane, multi-gifted, high-capacity leader we can just “plug-and-play” right into the ministries of

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Walking With Jesus Moment By Moment

Tick…Tick…Tick… I sat in the hospital watching the clock. Just hours before that I was standing in front of a trauma doctor while he explained

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