I pastor what many would consider a small church. I've been there going on seven years in August. The length of time I've been there, we've gained some people and lost others. I can't say that my first pastorate has turned the world upside down as some others appear to, but I can say, without … Continue reading DON’T Limit God
In a matter of days, my daughter will have finished the first grade. She has, by all accounts, done exceptionally well this past year, testing at two grades above her age. To say I'm proud is too quaint of an expression for how I feel. This is, no doubt, partly due to her wonderful teacher, … Continue reading The Power of Reading
Please check out The Raines Campaign; this guy's ministry is incredible! He has an upcoming event that you can help support as well on GoFundMe. http://www.rainescampaign.org/
According to various news outlets, gamers worldwide have reason to be bummed out: Lionhead Studios, makers of the Fable series of games for Xbox consoles, is no more, as of today. According to Kotaku, "in early March, Microsoft announced plans to cancel Fable Legends and put forth a “proposed closure” of the iconic studio Lionhead." … Continue reading Lionhead Studios: Their Fable Has Ended
At my initial impression of MINECRAFT years ago at launch, I sneered and thought, "What's the point?" While I'm not a complete graphics snob, I do enjoy realistic graphics in the modern day, even though retro games still have their own charm. This game was an anomaly to me: simplistic look with tons of content, … Continue reading MINECRAFT: A New Home
In anticipation of Captain America: Civil War, below is a link to my most recent article for Geeks Under Grace. Hope it's an entertaining and encouraging read! http://www.geeksundergrace.com/christian-living/articles-christian-living/marvel-cinematic-universe-can-teach-us-christian-teamwork/
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At the Frisco Baptist Associational Prayer Conference last night at First Baptist of Hugo, Oklahoma, I heard Dr. Hance Dilbeck, Pastor of Quail Springs Baptist Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, share a message from Nehemiah 1:1-11, and it focused on ensuring our prayers aren't focused solely on ourselves, which happens almost instinctually. In the passage, … Continue reading Taking On Another’s Burdens
A spoiler-free Christian review of Disney's The Jungle Book (2016), starring Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, & Idris Elba.
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