Pastors at the Center of Attention pt. 3

Many pastors operate like CEOs, and run their churches based off of the business model. I have heard cases for and against that mindset, and for now, that is neither here nor there. However, when a pastor functions like a…

Just Worship (Remix)

The Gateway Church in downtown Des Moines played this video as their call to worship last week. I didn’t see it live, but I imagine the impact was great. I never considered myself a fan of spoken word, but I…

Pastors at the Center of Attention

Amanda and I went to a local church here in Des Moines yesterday that is known for having an incredible preacher. He is a great leader, pastor and visionary, and the guy can flat out preach on top of it….

What Do You Want to Hear?

What’s the one message you would love to here preached? A message on a certain perplexing scripture, social issue or theological position? What’s that one topic you’d love to hear covered? Speaking of that “one thing,” What’s that one thing…

Homophobic or Biblical?

I read this comment on a blog yesterday and it stopped me dead in my tracks. Maybe we’re more homophobic than we are biblical in our view of sin. Wow. This comment was in response to a post about a…