The More (Elders), the Merrier

If you look at the average Southern Baptist (or even non-denominational) church, you will quickly notice it’s a one-man show. In other words, there’s only one pastor. Quite frankly, nobody blinks an eye because it’s normal. But just because it’s normal doesn’t mean it’s the most biblical. When searching for a church home, one of … Continue reading The More (Elders), the Merrier

Can You Hear the Congregation Singing?

“We have a ginormous worship team,” Jared C. Wilson tweeted recently. “It's called ‘the congregation.’” This tweet, though tongue-in-cheek, is quite precise in its criticism. It speaks to a glaring issue within the evangelical church. When most churches want the worship team to be large, flashy, and concert-like, we need to regain the beautiful, harmonious … Continue reading Can You Hear the Congregation Singing?

Getting Behind The Death of Porn

The Death of Porn: Men of Integrity Building a World of Nobility is a one-of-a-kind book. It is not your ordinary how-to-stop-looking-at-porn book, but one that attacks it from a different angle. It focuses on creating a movement--"building a world of nobility"--and he invites us to come along. "That's why I wrote this book--to start … Continue reading Getting Behind The Death of Porn