No, You Can’t Do Everything


I haven't posted on the blog here as much as I would like to. I find posts are harder and harder to write. There was once a time, in 2013, when you couldn't stop the ideas and the writing. They just kept coming. I could hardly write fast enough. I … [Read more]

Why I’m Using Logos 6


One question I get a lot is, "How do you do it all? How do you pastor, prepare sermons, plan talks, keep your blog updated, write a book, and still have time for your family?" Well, one answer to that question is that I work very hard at being … [Read more]

I See Race


America is at an important place in our history. For a long time we have believed the conversation about race was behind us. With a black president and black attorney general how can anyone say we have a race problem? But if Ferguson has taught us … [Read more]

The Surprise of Judgment

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One of the surprises, for me, of becoming a blogger is the people I get to "meet." While I haven't physically met Joshua, he has become a friend through our interactions on social media, email, and Skype. Josh is the real deal. He loves Jesus, cares … [Read more]

Why I’m Becoming a Mentor


**trigger warning: violence, shooting, murder I live in the quintessential suburban town. Located just north of Indianapolis, Fishers is the definition of bedroom community. It ballooned from a meager 2,000 residents in 1980 to the sizeable … [Read more]