Evangelism in the North American Mission Field

Recently, Dr. David Watson of United Theological Seminary interviewed me about evangelism in the context of the declining Western church and some what we are doing with Spirit & Truth. I really enjoyed getting to share about a topic that I am so passionate about and is at the heart of our ministry. Follow the … Continue reading Evangelism in the North American Mission Field

“Holy Fire” (My talk from the 2019 Spirit & Truth Conference)

In March 2019 the ministry I help to lead, Spirit & Truth, held our first ever conference in Dayton, Ohio. Here is the talk I delivered to close out the conference where I share a little bit of my heart for the Methodist Church and talk about "Holy Fire." https://youtu.be/HtLWx1uFwxs  

Longings for the church that I love: Sharing my heart for the United Methodist Church

I have been a part of the United Methodist Church since birth. I grew up in this church. It formed me. It connected me with men and women who shaped me profoundly. And as nearly all Methodists are now aware, I recognize that we stand at a major crossroads as a denomination. There are so … Continue reading Longings for the church that I love: Sharing my heart for the United Methodist Church

Dear Church, you already have everything you need.

Dear Church, you already have everything you need. In this holiday season we are constantly tempted by commercials, billboards and radio advertisements to consider all of the items we are currently lacking in our life. How have you managed to go on living without a blanket with sleeves in your life? This temptation to continually … Continue reading Dear Church, you already have everything you need.