American Idol: Charity? Transformation?

So like many of you Wednesday night I was watching American Idol Gives Back. Well, maybe your wife watches it like mine so it’s one of those things you do for your wife to keep the peace…haaaa. Actually, I asked my wife to Tivo it (which we usually do) and...

Silence is sometimes golden…

Some of you may wonder why I haven’t commented about the Virginia Tech tragedy at this point, mainly because I’m a college pastor and work with college students who have a certain kinship to this incident. And all I can simply think of to say is that I...

Women in Ministry Blog Resource

Scot McKnight is a must read for anyone who has an interest in women in ministry (he’s a must read for many other things as well). His blog category Women and Ministry is phenomenal. I’m an egalitarian as many of you know. And over the course of the last...

Boating Down the Amazon…

So I just got back from spending 8 days with 20 of our college students on a boat on the Amazon/Rio Negro. It was an absolutely amazing week. I blogged a couple of months back about our Spring Break mission trip to Brazil. Our church within the last year or so has...