Culture Mission

The Sometimes Non-Spiritual Landscape

March 21, 2019, 0 Comments

The 2018 General Social Survey released and it includes significant news for those who are interested in the spiritual landscape of the United States of America. According to Ryan Burge: The 2018 GSS was just released and there's some big news. Those of "no religion" (23.1%) are statistically the same

Continue Reading

Christian Living

Overrun with Idols

March 11, 2019, 0 Comments

We are designed for worship. For all of our rebellion, grasping for more, and desire to rule our own lives – we constantly look for something or someone who will show the way for us.

Continue Reading


Great Commission Changes

February 13, 2019, 0 Comments

Jesus gave His commission to the early church in Matthew 28:18-20. Though it is one of several commissions given by Jesus, the church-at-large has come to call this statement: The Great Commission. Let me remind

Continue Reading


The Disciple’s Bible CSB Review

January 28, 2019, 1 Comments

I am a happy user of the Christian Standard Bible. In a previous post, I gave five reasons why I use the translation in my personal studies and public preaching. It is a translation built on solid

Continue Reading


Recruitment vs. Reproduction

January 21, 2019, 0 Comments

As leaders, we are in the business of raising new leaders and even replacing ourselves. It would be easy to make the case that if you are not preparing someone else to take your place

Continue Reading