Resources for Holiness and Humility

Abide: The church’s mission

Abide: The church’s mission

There’s something about becoming a professional Christian (aka pastor, church planter, missionary, etc…) that makes the...
Abide: Church community

Abide: Church community

Every first Sunday of the month, as a church, we take communion together. Before we take...
Abide: Observing the Sabbath

Abide: Observing the Sabbath

Our culture is sick with busyness and constant connectedness. Almost everyone seems exhausted just trying to...
Abide: Consistent prayer

Abide: Consistent prayer

Let’s just put this reality on the table: many church leaders struggle with prayer. We know...
Abide: Bible Intake

Abide: Bible Intake

Living in the Word: Bible Intake for Church Planters I was a new believer, and my...
Counseling Tools: Porn

Counseling Tools: Porn

Porn wreaks havoc on every church. Some people cower in shame and fear, hoping that they...
Just Another Bum

Just Another Bum

Rocky Balboa is talking to Adrian and he says: “Who am I kiddin’? I ain’t even...
Help Yourself

Help Yourself

Just prior to take-off, the scheduled, and albeit slightly annoying, safety instructions are announced on the...
The Hero of God

The Hero of God

He wasn’t a hero by any stretch of the imagination. He was a wimp, but God...
History of Mardi Gras

History of Mardi Gras

When I first moved to New Orleans, a couple of church planters invited me to a...
Slavery: How To End It

Slavery: How To End It

In a blog post yesterday Slavery: We Must End It, I wrote about the Christian’s responsibility...