Big Church is Not Just for Big People

One of my earliest childhood memories is sitting next to my parents in First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls, listening to Robert Jeffress. Well, I wasn’t actually listening to anything he had to say, but I had my coloring book, and I distinctly remember my parents having their Bibles open every week, taking lots of…

Stop Trying to Change the World

Weird title, I know- but not misleading. Let me explain. Changing the world is something that God has done and is doing. Jesus has had more impact on the world than any other person in history. He and 12 disciples truly changed the world. Sometimes we read the New Testament and think, “God can use…

Why are Millennials leaving the Church? Because we’re spoiled…

In the last six months, we’ve all seen numbers of articles and blog posts about why the modern church is, generally speaking, not reaching Millennials. In reading many of these articles and posts, I’ve gone from interested, to confused, to downright frustrated… So I hope you will humor me as I give my thoughts! I…

Millennials- How to keep us in the church!

Someone else’s opinion A pretty insightful, brief article entitled “Why Millennials are Leaving the Church.” I’d encourage you to read this, then go to my opinion below the link. Why millennials are leaving the church There aren’t really any precise dates on who is included in “Generation Y,” or the Millennial Generation. Most will include…

Why My Son Won’t Believe in Santa

Why My Son Won’t Believe in Santa My wife and I are three and a half months away from having a son as I write this blog. We are excited, sobered, and looking forward to this new addition to our family. The Crazy Decision My bride and I have decided that we’re not going to…

The Intolerance of Tolerance

What is tolerance???? Am I “intolerant” because I claim that my belief in Jesus Christ as God is true, and any other belief that denies this is wrong? Does this mean that I am a bigot? This note is in response to the prevalence of a postmodern understanding and celebration of “tolerance” on TCU’s campus….