The Christian Life

December 16, 2012

My 5 Ministry Core Values

The following five core values are a set of guiding principles, or convictions, that are foundational to who I am and what I want my ministry […]
December 13, 2012

How to Make Life Changing Decisions

Over the past 10 years I have made several life changing decisions. Marriage, geographic moves, and job changes are some of these big decisions. My family […]
December 10, 2012

The Voice of God

Jesus said that we would have the privilege of being guided by His voice: “My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow […]
December 6, 2012

Experiencing God’s Manifest Presence

I believe that a major key to growing in intimacy with God is having a hunger for His presence. The Bible teaches us that God is […]
November 23, 2012

3 Signs that we Have Lost the Fear of the Lord

It seems like the fear of the Lord has gone out of style in the modern church. I have heard some say that the fear of […]
November 22, 2012

Things I Thank God for Every Day

Today is Thanksgiving, a day that is set aside to give thanks for the many blessings that we enjoy. Giving thanks is an important practice to […]
November 21, 2012

Life-Changing Christian Classics

Yesterday, I wrote an article about three books that have affected my life and ministry in powerful ways. Christian books have had a big influence on […]
November 12, 2012

The Bible: God’s Love Story

What is your view of the Bible? How do you perceive it? These are important questions to ask because our perception of the Bible can determine […]
October 15, 2012

Enduring Faith

In my last post, I described the importance of walking by faith. I talked about how genuine faith comes out of the foundation of relationship with God. […]
October 4, 2012

What is Faith?

Faith is an important subject for the Christian walk. We know that we are saved by grace through faith (see Ephesians 2:8), but we also see […]
September 13, 2012

The Little Chap Who Follows Me

I came across this poem recently, and was tearing up after the first two lines. First, I thought of my little son and how he looks […]
July 10, 2012

Principles of Honor

Honor is an important theme that runs throughout the Bible, and one that we all need reminding of from time to time. I recently preached a sermon […]