The Living Gospel

It is a powerful testimony to the watching world when Christians live out the Gospel amid tragedies such as in…

4 Things That Can Derail Missional Leaders

This post by Seth Richardson on the Missional Alliance web page caught my attention. It’s titled, “Addicted to…

The Blessing of Numbers

Don’t you feel bad for the book of Numbers? Seriously, the fourth book of the Bible gets no respect. I think the…

A Walk through African American History and Culture

Professor Todd Mangum and Dr. Larry Anderson Reflect on their walk through The Smithsonian National Museum of African…

Eugene Peterson: The Man Who Translated – and Lived – The Message

My wife called me Monday afternoon with the expected, but untimely news that my mentor and friend Eugene Peterson had…

Learning the How-To’s of Pastoral Ministry

Several years ago, when I graduated from Biblical Seminary, I was equipped with valuable theological, missiological and…

Remembering September 11, 2001

Today we remember the 9/11 tragedy of 17 years ago — the abrupt loss of life, the dazed faces of dust-covered women and…

Can Christians Call God Allah?

“[Christians and Muslims] worship the same God.” These words on a Facebook post by a Wheaton College professor, Larycia…

Confessing Sexual Sin: Psalm 51

“When a pastor commits a sexual sin does he need to confess it to the entire church?” This question was asked during my…