Man in the Mirror

"Sometimes the words too busy are substitutes for too lazy." - Eugene Cho At least that's true for me. I didn't always realize it though. For years, I considered myself a hard worker, always getting as much as possible done. Continue Reading

Church should be a Piece of Cake

    This weekend I took my wife to her favorite restaurant, Maggiano’s. Maggiano’s serves incredible Italian food, but the highlight of the evening is always their Chocolate Zuccoto Cake. Each slice is 5 inches tall, 4 inches wide, and Continue Reading

Greetings

Every Monday I post one of The Basics. The Basics are simple steps every church can take to grow. They are the same steps that led my church from 87 people in attendance to over 700. These steps have helped my church Continue Reading

Why you should start reading

Looking back now, I’m sure I spent entirely too much time working on the farm and playing baseball during my boyhood, and not enough time with the books. –Billy Graham Reading is in decline in the United States. Despite the Continue Reading

Jesus and Gardening

Even though I grew up on a farm, I know very little about gardening. To be honest, most vegetables and I don’t get along. If broccoli and I made eye contact at the local Piggly Wiggly, it would be very Continue Reading

The Key is Connection

Every Monday I post one of The Basics. The Basics are simple steps every church can take to grow. They are the same steps that led my church from 87 people in attendance to over 700. These steps have helped my church Continue Reading