Meaningful Change

This past weekend, I conducted my 207th Army Strong Bonds retreat. We had 27 senior military couples who joined me at a hotel a couple of hours away from Joint Base Lewis McChord in ... Continue Reading →

The Culture is Wrong: Sexual Desires Don’t Define You

It seems that being a Christian is one of the last demographics that society as a whole allows to be ridiculed and mocked. Just look at any TV show or movie when they portray a believer ... Continue Reading →

Great Expectations

Everything comes with expectations. Any hobby or occupation you pursue requires investment of both time and resources. Interpersonal relationships of all kinds come with expectations ... Continue Reading →

Wrong Spirit, Got to Go!

Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on ... Continue Reading →

A Gospel That Doesn’t Confront Sin Doesn’t Save

I think that most Christians at one time or another in their lives will fall into some type of legalistic phase. We see the world through a new lens where the entirety of creation deserves ... Continue Reading →

Choosing God’s Preferences Over Our Own

I asked my wife and kids to give me a list of “Personal Preferences”. Here is what they gave me, in no particular order: CLOTHING HAIR STYLE FAVORITE FOOD TYPE OF CAR/TRANSPORTATION STYLE ... Continue Reading →

The Veteran Christian

In today’s American culture, the term Veteran is often times perceived as being synonymous with general service as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces. The word is used to separate ... Continue Reading →

6 Reasons Why Planned Parenthood’s Defenders Are Wrong

Planned Parenthood has been in the news almost constantly since the first video emerged where abortion “doctors” were shown to be haggling and negotiating over the price of infant ... Continue Reading →

Do Something Great

Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world. – 1 John 4:4 In the movie John Q, there was a time when ... Continue Reading →

What Are Your Resolutions & Are They For Your Glory or God’s?

To this end we always pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling and may fulfill every resolve for good and every work of faith by his power, so that the name of ... Continue Reading →