Pros and Cons to Church Membership: Yes There Are Pros and Cons

I personally have mixed feelings about church membership. I remember going through the Purpose Driven Life’s 30-Days of Purpose with my church when I was but a precocious Bible College Student. The Bible Study material brought out topics such as: Evangelism, Discipleship, Worship, Preaching, and Membership. I remember thinking how Sesame Street taught me. (sing … More Pros and Cons to Church Membership: Yes There Are Pros and Cons

What I Learned from Millennial College Students on a Mission Trip

You’ve gotta love Millennials.  If you don’t know what they are, this video will explain them to you.  Millennials get a bad rap. People think they’re so lazy just because they live at home and don’t have a job. Well their hippie parents told them how special they were their whole life and thus it’s … More What I Learned from Millennial College Students on a Mission Trip

I’m a Pastor and I Can Think of 4 Reasons Why the Superbowl Is More Exciting than Church

Did you know that you are not allowed to use the word “Superbowl” without the expressed written permission of the NFL? They want royalties I suppose and I’m sure they want to protect their brand from unwanted advertisements. Well since I make no money blogging (in fact, I had to buy my own domain name) … More I’m a Pastor and I Can Think of 4 Reasons Why the Superbowl Is More Exciting than Church

Missionaries Changed the Way I Think About Missions

I have had the privilege of being friends with various missionaries over the years, and they helped changed the way I think about missions. I have always been willing to “Go” on the mission field. There is nowhere I’m unwilling to go; God has simply kept my calling as a local pastor. So until God … More Missionaries Changed the Way I Think About Missions

Paranormal Schizophrenia: The Next Reason Why Christians Might Be Persecuted

I wrote a drama when I was like 18 or 19 years old called Paranormal Schizophrenia. It basically was a quasi-humorous story about a teenager who was put in an insane asylum by his parents for being a Christian. Here’s an excerpt: Doctor     Well, Christopher, we haven’t heard from you this whole time. Chris … More Paranormal Schizophrenia: The Next Reason Why Christians Might Be Persecuted