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My Bible study is going through different epistles right now. Last night, our discussion was on Titus. As I read and reflected on Titus in preparation for group, I thought of...

[originally written 12/30/09] Last week, I spent time on a prayer retreat in order to prepare for a sermon. The retreat model that I followed goes through four cycles: Silence, follwed...

Yes I’m grounded Got my wings clipped I’m surrounded by all this pavement Guess I’ll circle while I wait for my fuse to dry -John Mayer I recently met with a...

[I am indebted to my professor, Steve Korch, for shaping my thinking on this topic in The Theology and Practice of Worship.] The second part of preaching and teaching that is...

I am quite possibly the world’s worst salesperson. There are only a handful of things that I would be any good at selling because I am genuinely excited about them. One...

My friend John used to say that there are two kinds of people in the world, those who know exactly how far their car can go past “E,” and those who...

Originally Written 12/8/09 This morning when I woke up, I noticed the strangest phenomenon, at least for San Jose, CA. My pipes were frozen. I’ve lived in the Bay Area my...