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The First Youth Ministry Talk I Never Gave

On September 16, 2001, I was planning to deliver my first ever message as a vocational youth minister. It would have been about Philippians 3… 371 more words



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Lift Up Your Face

I can’t get enough of this song today. It keeps hitting me between the eyes.  The lead singer of Third Day, Mac Powell, has a voice like the best velvety chocolate cake or perfectly grilled sirloin, take your pick. 180 more words

Ancient-Future Faith: A Review

PALEO-ORTHODOXY. This term, at its broadest, refers to a general movement among evangelicals, especially young conservative evangelicals, toward recovery of early-church teaching and practice. For some, this means conversion to Catholicism or Eastern Orthodoxy, or the less dramatic move to Anglicanism. 1,640 more words


Discipleship, Part 1

A friend from seminary contacted me the other day; someone who I have not spoken to in a long time.  I guess you could say that we still have not spoken to each other since our conversation was by text message (oh the wonders of technology and the 21st century!).   690 more words