The Drop Box… A Movie

Tonight, I went to go see the movie The Drop Box, which is the story of Pastor Lee Jong-rak, a pastor in Seoul who had set up a “drop box” at the front of his church to rescue babies that would otherwise be abandoned. I had seen several emails come across my inbox advertising the […]

Those Darn Verse Markers

Sometimes I get bothered by how the verse markers get placed in the Bible. When the Bible was written it was written as a letter or a blog post. There were no chapter or verse markers. In my Bible reading I ran across an example of where this bothers me in Matthew 5:44-45 (ESV). But […]

Spending Habits

On Sunday, March 16, I spoke in my church about our spending habits. Before anyone gets nervous I want to put you at ease and let you know that I was talking primarily about our time. When I was in Haiti in February of this year as I was going through our team devotional that […]

Jesus Tattoo

My wife showed me this picture recently and so I Googled it and ran across the website associated with it: JesusTattoo.org. I applaud them for their efforts with the video they produced and their creativity they used in it, but I think that there should have been some more investment into making it a little […]

job search update

on sunday i saw that the church in california that i had an informal interview with and then did not make the short list, re-listed the job. i emailed the youth pastor to ask him if the candidiates they were looking at did not make it and if the job was indeed available again. and […]

my last article for our church’s paper

Thanks For The Memories I wanted to write this last article to simply say “Thank You!” • Thank you friends of Stony Creek Church for opening up your hearts and lives to me and my family for these past 5 and a half years. • Thank you teachers and volunteers in Adventureland for guiding, instructing […]