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Stuffed With God

  What’s your favorite meal? We’ve been asking our daughter Jordan that as we countdown to her launch to college. During her final weeks at home, we want her to enjoy some of her most-loved meals. What’s your favorite meal? I have a lot. Let me describe one. It’s a meal I’ve enjoyed a handful […]

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Help for the Hurting: Posts for Those Suffering (And Those Who Love Them)

For those who may be suffering today and for those who love those who are suffering today, I’ve collected a number of previous posts below which provide perspective, help and hope in the midst of suffering… Why Does God Allow Suffering? A Concise Answer Flouring in the Hot Zone God’s Letters from Philippi He Hears […]

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How to Have a Spiritual Conversation with Your Kid(s)

On Wednesday night, May 27, Jeff Frizzell and I taught a class at the Highland Church of Christ in Memphis on raising kids to love God and engaging in spiritual conversations with kids. Jeff and his wife Beth are supreme models at both. They’ve raised kids who are wildly committed to God and to living […]

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The Reinvention of Highland (Pepperdine Presentation)

Below you’ll find the text and slides from my 5/6/15 Pepperdine Bible Lectures presentation on “Reinventing Highland: How an 80 year old Memphis Church Lost 600 Members But Found Its Soul.” SLIDES (PDF):   TEXT: The Reinvention of Highland: How an 80 Year Old Memphis Church Lost 600 Members But Found Its Soul   A […]

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