Plotting Revolution at Jason’s House

“These men who are turning the world upside down have now come here, and Jason has welcomed them into his house. They are all defying Caesar’s decrees, saying that there is another king, one called Jesus.” (Acts 17:6-7) I spent some years as a youth pastor in a larger established church running a big youth program … Continue reading Plotting Revolution at Jason’s House

The Narrow Way to a Healthy Marriage

One of the most enjoyable and humbling aspects of ministry is premarital counseling with young couples. In a relationally, maritally challenged and sexually confused culture, I get to spend many precious hours with couples looking at God's design for love and sex, and probing his wisdom and insight for a healthy marriage. One thing I often do with couples is … Continue reading The Narrow Way to a Healthy Marriage

His Name is Peter 7 – Life Outside the Boat

“Lord, if it’s you,” Peter replied, “tell me to come to you on the water.”  “Come,” he said. Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me! Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught … Continue reading His Name is Peter 7 – Life Outside the Boat