Greear on Spiritual Disciplines

JD Greear provides an excellent example of the role spiritual disciplines play in our growth in godliness in his book, Gospel: Recovering the Power that Made Christianity Revolutionary (only 2.99 on Kindle right now!).… Continue reading

Working From Home??

In this short Freakonomics podcast, Stephen Dubner discusses a study that proves workers can be more productive working from home than working in the office.  The usual argument against working from home is that… Continue reading

Review of Surprised by Hope

I’m a little late to the party, but I finally got around to reading N.T. Wright’s Surprised by Hope.  I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book.  This book will, without a doubt, be on my… Continue reading

All Christians are Theologians

The Bible speaks of us as knowing God and as being known by God.  Both of these important facts are part of the theology that each of us builds up during the whole… Continue reading

Rethinking Salvation

A biblical understand of our future demands rethinking our present. As long as we see salvation in terms of going to heaven when we die, the main work of the church is bound… Continue reading

The Internet a Decade Later

This graphic from Best Education Sites validates my post last week on the importance of unplugging regularly.   The Internet is an incredibly valuable tool, but it’s important for us to guard against possible… Continue reading

VOV Prayer Guide

I absolutely love the Valley of Vision.  It has consistently been the most valuable resource outside of Scripture for stoking my affections for Jesus.  Here is a tremendous resource from Joe Thorn to… Continue reading

My “Unplugged” Experience

After a busy summer with SOS (this explains my lack of posts over the past two months), Laura and I were able to take a relaxing and enjoyable vacation.  Prior to our vacation… Continue reading

Healthy Short-Term Missions

Summer is right around the corner, and that means there will be a rise in the number of  short-term mission trips… Especially for church youth groups.  With this in mind, it’s important for… Continue reading

Ian & Larissa

A reminder of the primary reason God designed marriage.  Powerful video.