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Coaching for young pastors: Stop, drop and roll.

    Now that I am 20 months past transplant, life is 95% back to normal. If not for the monthly trips to the blood lab, the handful of anti-rejection medicines twice a day, the hand sanitizers and side effects … Continue reading

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“Relevant” is not a dirty word

Some people are scared of “relevant” preaching. I understand that many see if as a catchphrase that means the bible has been replaced by issues in preaching. You can pick any number of churches that will tell good stories and … Continue reading

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Dumptruck loads of doctrine

I’m about as deep as a puddle. What you see is what you get. I had a conversation with a guy this morning who told me he likes my preaching style. As a complement, he told me the difference between … Continue reading

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