This last week, Derrick DeLain and I launched The Reconciliation Conversation. It had been in the works for a while, before our current events. So, the timing of its launch feels providential. Just in case some might say it seems opportunistic more than providential, I … Continue reading “I am white, and…” What if we commit to the arduous heart work and steadfast hard work needed to re-imagine and make reality a renewed, reconciled American Dream together?
Pastor, author, Australian, and professional golf caddy Ben Sobels joined us for a chat to discuss five essentials for ordinary, everyday disciple making. It is worth the listen. Ben is the lead pastor of Cypress Community Church. He is married to Joni, they have five … Continue reading 5 Essentials for Everyday Disciple Making with Ben Sobels
Hey everyone — about seven weeks ago, two friends / colleagues and I launched “The Making Disciples Everyday” Podcast as part of a collaborative effort to equip people connected to the Brentwood family of churches. Well, I thought I would also share it here through … Continue reading The Making Disciples Everyday Podcast
So excited to share with you about my son and daughter and their two older cousins releasing an album with 12 original songs. It is available on iTunes. All money from the sales will be given to the Belize Boys School with which FBC Booneville, … Continue reading a sent album for sent reasons!!!
According to Paul in 2nd Corinthians, reconciliation may be what the Gospel looks like when it is alive and well among us. With all that Ferguson and other race actions and reactions of recent days have exposed in us, it is time for the church … Continue reading a CHALLENGE to the CHURCH of America, in light of all that Ferguson has exposed in us