Birthday Request

๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰Birthday Request!! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ Yes, I'm asking for something from you! ๐Ÿ˜ฏ๐Ÿคฆ Please share with me here (or privately is absolutely fine) something that I've done that has been encouraging to you. ๐Ÿ“ Help me to see what YOU see in me for my birthday! I've already been looking at different areas of myself this summer…

God does not leave us alone. Sermon from John 14:23-29

This sermon given on 22 May 2022 was a gentle reminder that God does not leave us alone. I try to compare God's actions with my actions as a leader and as a parent to help reason that the Lord does indeed care for and provide for us even though there are so many things…

Restored to Follow Jesus. Sermon from John 21:1-19

Using examples from my life and questions for you to reflect and consider- I reason that God has uniquely pursued us that we may choose to follow Him. How will you respond to this invitation? This blog post has a video of my sermon (but the whole service can be seen via Facebook on the…

Choosing a church pastor- one church’s story

This is a behind the scenes general summary of the call of a Baptist church pastor in Central Texas. I want to share about this special church, Meadow Oaks Baptist Church (MOBC) in Temple, Texas. This is a dually-affiliated church (Baptist General Convention Texas -BGCT/ Texas Baptists & Cooperative Baptist Fellowship -CBF). They have been…

Responding to the cross. Sermon from Luke 23, Acts 3, Romans 3

What is our response to Jesusโ€™ death on the cross? Jesus is the undeserved gift for you and for me.  This is the message and hope that we share- the gift of Jesus Christ. In this sermon preached at Little Deer Creek Baptist Church in Texas, I share 3 points of response to consider as…

Letter from the Editor Baptist News Global and Baptist Women In Ministry

I was proud for the work of @baptistwomen (Baptist Women In Ministry) and the collaboration that is evident when I read this letter from the Editor of @baptistnews (Baptist News Global) just now (8 April 2022). I receive their summaries in my email on Friday, in the BNG "Friday Roundup". READ THE ARTICLE HERE. In…