I am grateful for every opportunity provided to preach the word of God. I am more thankful for the times when I get to preach in front of our home church. I appreciate Jon Akin and his willingness to share the pulpit at Fairview Church with me on some regularity. Yesterday I preached the second…Read more The Seven Deadly Sins :: Pride
At this year's SBC one of the highlights was a breakfast panel featuring a dialogue about the hermeneutic of Christ-centered teaching and preaching. The breakfast was completely full which would suggest that people think this is a significant issue. The breakfast was sponsored by The Gospel Project, and I'm thankful for TGP's investment in bringing…Read more Christ-Centered Preaching :: Audio
At this year’s Southern Baptist Convention in Houston The Gospel Project is hosting a discussion panel on Christ-Centered Preaching and Teaching. Ed Stetzer will moderate the panel with Trevin Wax, Eric Hankins, and Jon Akin. We are working with several publishers to give each attendee free resources on Christ-Centered preaching and teaching. There will also be a free breakfast.…Read more Christ-Centered Preaching & Teaching Panel
Much to my surprise, I received an invitation recently to preach in chapel at Southern Seminary. What a great privilege to speak in that historic pulpit to what is an excellent student body. I preached on Luke 11 in a message entitled "What God Says Next" dealing with the missionary call.
A week or so ago I had the distinct privilege of preaching at Midwestern Seminary. I appreciate the invitation extended by Dr. Robin Hadaway, and am grateful for the opportunity. I preached on 1 Corinthians 3:1-9, a sermon entitled The Nefarious Nectar of Narcissism. I have attached the audio below, should you be interested in…Read more MBTS – Sermon
I love Ron Swanson. For the uninitiated, Ron is a character off the NBC show Parks and Recreation. I do not think there is a funnier character on tv than Swanson. He is a man's man. He loves steak, potatoes and small government - and he cracks me up almost every time. Recently I was watching…Read more Ron Swanson and the call of the gospel