The Echo Within is a profoundly affecting, honest look at the myriad ways we are drawn into our life’s best work.  Written out of his own lifelong search for and response to the calling voice of God, Robert Benson recounts his discovery of the meaning of vocation, work, and purposeContinue Reading

What does Starbucks have to do with Mr. Potato Head?  Not a thing in the world, although Mr. Potato Head very well might enjoy an occasional mocha for all I know. Yesterday was the beginning of Lent.  Lent is a period of 40 weekdays between Ash Wednesday and Holy Saturday. Continue Reading

I’m doing the Breast Cancer 3 day in October with 7 other friends from North Cobb Christian School.  60 miles of walking in 3 days.  Once we are all registered, we’ll be walking as “Lady Eagles For the Cure”.  Pumped about how this is going to stretch me physically, mentally,Continue Reading

I’m really digging the new Charlie Hall album “The Bright Sadness”.  My favorite song so far is Chainbreaker.  What an awesome picture of the work of Christ! Chainbreaker Charlie Hall All stand applaud, Your Father God The Maker King who never tires Who renovates the human hearts And gives theContinue Reading

This was originally written as a discussion board post for my seminary class.  It is a review of Martin Luther’s Table Talk, focusing specifically on his thoughts about The Lord’s Supper. Click here to read Luther’s Table Talk. As I read through Martin Luther’s Table Talks on the Lord’s Supper,Continue Reading

Our theme this morning for Week 3 of We Bare All was “Sometimes I Am Scared to Death”.  The text was Exodus 4:1-12.  I think this is a theme that everyone can resonate with.  I know I can think of times in my life that I missed out on God’sContinue Reading

We have been huge Warren Barfield fans since he opened for Third Day and TobyMac at the Fox Theater here in Atlanta back in May 2004. Clint and I had a chance to talk to him while TobyMac was setting up. Very down-to-earth guy excited about singing songs that talkContinue Reading

I’ve decided to start a new weekly post on my blog featuring some blogs that I read on a regular basis.  I think that blogging is one of the best way to learn from and connect with other people that have similar goals and interests that you do.  I currentlyContinue Reading

Lots of folks came back for Week 2 of We Bare All at Freedom Church.  J.R. talked this week about the fact that “I Don’t Like Most Christians”.  The text was Mark 3:1-6 and here were some notes I took. 1. Christians are really weird (testamints, bookstores, clothing, etc.) 2.Continue Reading