An Outrageous Question

I’ve been reading a new book by Pete Enns, How the Bible Actually Works: In Which I Explain How An Ancient, Ambiguous, and Diverse Book Leads Us to Wisdom Rather Than Answers-and Why That’s Great News 1. And on page 103 he writes what I consider to be one of the finest descriptions of dilemma…

A Day Of Compassion

Central Baptist Church is encouraging our community to participate in a “Day of Compassion” during the week of January 21-27.

Say No To Cruelty

I want to speak about the crisis going on at our Southern Border. A crisis of our government’s own making.

Up In The Air

I remember the first time I saw the clouds through an airplane window. When I was in fifth grade my family decided, spur of the moment, to join my grandparents in Florida over our Spring break. We packed our bags in the darkness of the early morning and headed to the airport. It wasn’t my…

The Mind of Christ

Below is the manuscript for my sermon on April 9, 2017. It is based off of Philippians 2:5-11. In Philippians chapter 2 Paul issues a reminder. The letter to the Philippians was written to a church which was in conflict. People weren’t getting along, and different factions were looking to come out on top over…

On Loan

I’ve noticed a few posts making their rounds through the social Internet which read “List of things the world owes you.” The list is blank. Look, I get it. People really do need to stop waiting for the world to give them stuff and should go out and be beneficial members of society 1. From…