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Influence Podcast with Heath Adamson

In today’s Influence Podcast, I talk with Heath Adamson about three outcomes for youth ministry: gospel-centeredness, Spirit empowerment, and personal responsibility. Heath is direction of the Assemblies of God’s National Youth Ministries and author of  18 more words

Influence Podcast

What frees the church to operate as God has called and designed for us to operate?

Not too long ago my mother-in-law introduced me to the musical group The Piano Guys. You can find a lot of their music on YouTube. They are known for playing in amazing locations. 602 more words



Could we be getting Jesus wrong? Author Matt Johnson thinks so, he’s done it. He offers a compelling read simply entitled Getting Jesus Wrong: Giving Up Spiritual Vitamins and Checklist Christianity… 336 more words


Book Review: Counter Culture By David Platt

“And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22:39

Culture is the big issue for Christians today. Should we affirm culture? 661 more words

Book Review

Book Review: New Morning Mercies by Paul David Tripp 

“The purpose in a man’s heart is like deep water, but a man of understanding will draw it out.” Proverbs 20:5

God continues to use Paul David Tripp to draw out the purposes in my heart and expose me to the gospel of grace. 707 more words

Book Review

Blind Spots

{I know I am about a month late but Happy New Year, everyone! I’m not big on new year’s resolutions, but I do have a goal to post more on here-maybe once a month. 1,977 more words

Glorifying God in our Intellectual Weakness

Today, like most of you, I will take a seat in the auditorium of a church where Scripture will be taught. The faithful, weekly, proclamation of the Word will inevitably increase the congregation’s understanding of the person and character of God, the purpose and plan for His people, and ultimately, provide new passion for the truth and depth of the Gospel. 655 more words