Glory, or Not, In the New Normal

Abraham was blessed to be a blessing. Us too! The complete breakdown in ancient Israel was their forgetting about blessing the nations in Abraham. Too often, much of our “walk” with God shows up as...

Ranting in a Pandemic

First, a short apology. This is going to be a short rant. Hope it doesn’t offend anyone, but I think we need to address church leadership during times of crisis. Some of what I see in the news...

Think Small, Think Again!

I’ve mostly pastored large churches in suburban neighborhoods. However, my last church plant was in an urban area and the congregation remained under 300 people during my tenure. Frankly, that church...