Published: 6 years ago

Building Cool Points at Church

I serve on the staff of a rapidly growing multi-site church. While that means that there are a lot of great things happening, it also means that we’re always trying to shuffle the decks to accommodate new guests. Last weekend, for example, one of …

Published: 6 years ago

Twenty.

Today is an awesome day. It hasn’t been a great day. A sick kid, a busted van, a missed meeting, and appointments and emails that just won’t quit have made for a very hecticbusycrazyinsane morning and afternoon. But it’s still an awesome day. In …

Published: 6 years ago

North South Carolina

Howdy Blogosphere. I’m back after a nearly two week hiatus. I… Editor: Hold on. You can’t just show up after two weeks and jump right in to content. Where have you been? You know, places. Lots of stuff happening. Snow days. Holidays. Anniversary trip …

Published: 6 years ago

Sermon After Party

On Sunday I preached to my favorite people in the world – the folks at the Summit’s Brier Creek Campus. I displayed my awesome math skills (“$544,000 is dangerously close to well over a half million dollars”) and explained the history of Greek-speaking Christians …

Published: 6 years ago

Love on Display

Yesterday I experienced what can only be described as a holy moment. I had the opportunity to participate in a dedication service at a local hospital as two families met to complete a long-awaited open adoption process. The birth mother: a teenage girl who …

Published: 6 years ago

Long John Silver’s Goes Overboard

There are a few phrases that I never planned to say in my lifetime: “I’m sorry I ran over your kitten.” “How was I supposed to know that you can’t microwave gloves to warm them up?” “Your Christmas cards will be late because I …

Published: 6 years ago

Discipline

I’m not a fan of New Year’s resolutions. Oh, I used to be. I was going to eat better or exercise more or keep my side of the closet more organized or finally wrestle a moose to the ground using nothing but my bare …

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