This week the Resurgence13 conference was simulcast for free and I for one, am thankful it was. I was able to catch much of it and was really blessed and inspired. One of the best messages of the conference, in my opinion, was given by Crawford Loritts. Here is a clip from the message explaining […]Read more "The Gap Between Calling and Who You Are"
“If someone with fresh eyes were to come into this organization (church), with no emotional attachment, but they’re committed to the Great Commission and they’re committed to leading people into a growing relationship with Christ and committed to reaching unchurched people, what would they change?” -Andy Stanley I recently heard Andy Stanley ask this thought-provoking […]Read more "Change Ahead"
This Sunday, May 20th, marks the 22nd anniversary of the day I was ordained as a pastor at VALLEY Christian Church. It also represents another milestone in my life, I’ve now been a pastor for half of my life (ordained at age 22). The journey over the years has been a growth and learning experience […]Read more "Reflections On 22 Years Of Ministry"
There is a great coaching adage used in football, “The low man always wins”. This simple statement can/should also be applied to the life of a leader in the church. Spiritual leaders are to exhibit humility and meekness in all that they say and do. Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but […]Read more "“Low Man Wins”"