Published: 2 years ago

Step. By Step. By Step.

I love it when a plan comes together. I love hearing from guests who talk about their experience in terms of ease: easy to find my way. Easy to get information. Easy to know what’s next. I especially love hearing from those who know …

Published: 2 years ago

Why We Need Passion Week

Christians are funny creatures. We embrace tradition and eschew tradition. We point to the old ways and blaze trails to new ways. We love liturgy and hate liturgy. We use terminology like “it’s not about religion, but about a relationship.” Depending on the faith tradition …

Published: 2 years ago

Flashback Friday: Love on Display

Every Friday I dig into the archives and dust off an old post. If you haven’t read it, it’s new to you! Yesterday I experienced what can only be described as a holy moment. I had the opportunity to participate in a dedication service …

Published: 2 years ago

Thursday Three For All

It’s Thursday, kiddies: the day when I roll out a few things I’ve been reading over the past week. Three of ‘em, to be exact. Enjoy. (Remember: click on the bold print to read the entire article.) No Excuses Allowed. (via Bob Adams) My friend Bob …

Published: 2 years ago

Stop and Watch the Sun Rise

Not long ago I was out west for a conference. You need to know that I haven’t spent that much time “out west.” There was that one time in Texas, and another time in California, but I think it sounds so cool that any …

Published: 2 years ago

Flashback Friday: You’re Not “Just a Volunteer”

Every Friday I dig into the archives and dust off an old post. If you haven’t read it, it’s new to you! For those of us in ministry world, we hear that statement too many times. “I’m just a volunteer.” That statement can mean …

Published: 2 years ago

Flashback Friday: Sublime Audacity

Every Friday I dig into the archives and dust off an old post. If you haven’t read it, it’s new to you! Monday morning I was struck with the fact that we get to call Daddy.  Think about that: the God who created the …

Published: 2 years ago

Thursday Three For All

It’s Thursday, kiddies: the day when I roll out a few things I’ve been reading over the past week. Three of ‘em, to be exact. Enjoy. (Remember: click on the bold print to read the entire article.)   The Customer Always Remembers. (via @PaulJun_, @HelpScout) …

Published: 2 years ago

Do You Have a Crazy Badger?

Stories like these shouldn’t make me laugh. I should be a man of concern. Of compassion. Of a furrowed brow and a heavy heart. But when I see a headline that reads, “CRAZY BADGER TERRORIZES GUESTS AT LUXURY HOTEL,” my inner 7th grader resurrects …

Published: 2 years ago

The Gospel Summit

One of the things I’m grateful for about our church is our commitment to resource other churches. It’s not because we do things better than everyone else (a quick peek will dispute that). It’s not because we think our strategy is slicker than anyone …

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