Tonight, I had the opportunity to preach at Licensing School, which is where I am this week as a participant. It was a humbling honor to preach to the servants who will go into the mission field shortly. The sermon comes from John 2:1-11 and is entitled “Sharing the Wine.” Continue reading “Sharing the Wine”
This morning, we are all doing something that is important to our physical lives. We probably do not realize we … Continue reading Sunday’s Sermon: Breathe in Life. Breathe Out Mission
Ten years ago I made a big mistake. This wasn’t a simply “uh oh” kind of mistake. I’m talking about … Continue reading Mistakes are an Opportunity for Grace
Sunday is Pentecost. It is the day that we celebrate the birth of the church, when the Holy Spirit came … Continue reading Pentecost or Memorial Day: Which Gets Main Focus on Sunday?
Recently, I had the opportunity to gather with area pastors to discuss our ministries and churches. This is a regular occurrence … Continue reading American Eisegesis: How We Use Scripture to Validate Ourselves
Bill Stewart secured his place in West Virginia University lore on January 2, 2008. In the moments before the underdog … Continue reading Thoughts About Bill Stewart
About this time last year, I was celebrating the fact that the world did not end. There was another celebration, … Continue reading Free Advice for Seminary Graduates