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My Life as a Suburban Church Planter

Yesterday, I had the rare privilege of sharing some thoughts with my brothers and sister at the Acts 29 Global Gathering in Nashville, TN. It has been a remarkable time together and I love this family more than ever. I... Continue Reading →

Building a Preaching Team – Part II: Calendars, Rhythms and Getting Everyone on the Same Page

Some time ago I wrote about some of the reasons that we were beginning to pursue a preaching team strategy at BBC. You can find that article here. It got a fairly significant and diverse response from right across the world.... Continue Reading →

Building a Preaching Team: How and Why We Have Changed Our Preaching Calendar

I would far rather have a legacy that leaves lots of other gifted communicators of God's truth to serve the church, than one that simply saw me preach a lot because people liked it.

My 10 Most Impactful Books of 2016

The 10 books that had the most impact on me in 2016.

Week on the Web – 12 October

I benefit a great deal every week from some helpful and insightful articles on the internet, and so I thought it might be good to create a weekly forum where I could share some of those that I found interesting,... Continue Reading →

Week on the Web – 31 August

I benefit a great deal every week from some helpful and insightful articles on the internet, and so I thought it might be good to create a weekly forum where I could share some of those that I found interesting,... Continue Reading →

Week on the Web – 17 August 2016

I benefit a great deal every week from some helpful and insightful articles on the internet, and so I thought it might be good to create a weekly forum where I could share some of those that I found interesting,... Continue Reading →

Five Questions I Ask When Prepping a Sermon

I often get asked about my sermon prep methodology. I am far from a thought leader on this and so there are many other great thinkers you could and should go to on this topic, but if you need a... Continue Reading →

Trying to be a useful white guy – some thoughts on racism and repentance

I want to spend the currency of my privilege well. I can’t undo it, but I can use it well, and I can use with the humility of someone who knows that he never earned it.

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