New Testament Giving

Our church is currently in the middle of a capital fundraising campaign.  I wanted our students to better understand what the Bible says about giving so I am teaching them this lesson tonight.  Here are the downloads for the Word and Power Point files. Word file Power Point file

Tony Morgan on Finances.

Check out this post by Tony Morgan that lays out 14 ways to spend less so you can do more.  I believe that God wants us to be responsible with the money He has entrusted to us. Common sense is very helpful in accomplishing that task, but so is wisdom…

The Full Counsel of God

"A single phase of God's Truth has so impressed this man or that, that he has concentrated his attention upon it, almost to the exclusion of everything else. Some portion of God's Word has been made a 'pet doctrine,' and often this has become the distinctive badge of some party.…

A review of “Killing Cockroaches.”

I just finished reading Killing Cockroaches by Tony Morgan.  You can check it out here.  The book was very practical and helpful for me as a church leader.  Tony Morgan offers insights on leadership, technology, church life, the family, and much more.  He also filled the book with wonderful Top 10 lists.  Tony…

Great Song

Instead of a Show by Jon Foreman (of Switchfoot) is an incredibly biblical and convicting song about our "show" of worship.  I highly encourage you to check out the video here and the lyrics below: I hate all your show and pretense The hypocrisy of your praise The hypocrisy of your…

Football Devotions

If there is anybody else out there like me who shares devotions with football teams now and then, you probably could use some help with ideas.  Here are some lessons that I did over the last few weeks.  Feel free to use them and make them your own.  Also, you…

High School Football

High school football is great. I have the pleasure this season of working with one of our local high school teams as their team chaplain. Our team, Barron Collier Cougars are now 5-3 after a huge division win last night. The game had everyone on the edge of their seat…