Feb 18

You can now download files

I am working to make it a simple and easy task to download my sermon notes and/or audio. Previously, the only way you could download a file was when I published an article providing the links. (Those links are temporarily … Continue reading

Aug 21

A “Bulls-eye Prophet”

(Last update: December 4, 2014) “Bulls Eye Prophet” killed wife and stuffed her body in a freezer CNN is reporting that a preacher, Anthony Hopkins, was arrested near Mobile, Alabama immediately after delivering a sermon at a local church last Monday … Continue reading

Jun 18

The Not-So-Perfect Dad

Recently, I read an article about a pastor who walked out on the stage of a large church and announced, “God knows your secret!” After a short pause (and likely, some gasps from his listeners), he continued, “And He loves … Continue reading

May 27

What do you have?

When reading the story of the widow and the oil in 2 Kings 4:1-7, I observed some very powerful principles. I used those principles in a sermon titled, “What do you have?” Here are the key points: I have something … Continue reading

Mar 12

How to Talk to Sinners

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Style & Technique

I recently saw a church sign that said, “Sinners welcome!” I like that! Is it true in your church? Too often, the church becomes a social club – not necessarily for the upper crust but anyone who is not a … Continue reading

Feb 03

Dressing Like God

In Colossians 3:12-14 Paul calls upon us (as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved) to clothe [ourselves] with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. The word “clothe” is used to require that we “put on” some things that may … Continue reading