What Real Rest Looks Like for a Pastor

I had preconceived notions of what a sabbatical should look like, but then I read something that changed everything.

3 Needs That Can Only Be Met in Community

Each of us has significant needs that can only be met through the mutuality of biblical community. Here are three pivotal ones.

How to Look Past Yourself to Be Kind to Others

You may feel like other people have got it all together, but if you take the time to listen, you'll see we're all dealing with something.

How to Be Unholy as You Pursue Holiness

It's possible to know all the right doctrine and still not be imitators of God's holiness. But there is hope.

The Lies We Spread About Grace

If we tell people we are broken sinners just like they are, we are only telling half the story.

How to Improve Your Prayer Life

Here is the way that I structure my prayer life in hopes that it will be helpful as you structure your own.

3 Keys for Overcoming Anxiety

I struggled with anxiety until I gained a pivotal insight that is slowly changing my life.

How to Get People Involved in Small Groups

Small groups are pivotal for our growth as disciples of Christ. Here are ways you can encourage people to join.

Leadership and Suicide: When Ending It Seems Like The Only Way Out

“Maybe you’ve thought the only way through your pain is to end your pain. It’s not.”

The Inescapable Question: Do I Have Something to Die For?

In the year of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., I'm faced with the question of what I would die for.