How to Adopt Without Going Into Debt

Julie Gumm published a book chronicling almost the exact same experience I’m writing about here in her new book, Adopt Without Debt. I’ve hesitated to write on this subject until the process is complete but have decided to move ahead with a disclaimer, so here it is: Our children are not...

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Don't Miss Man Down Weekend

Since everyone else seems to be encouraging men to “man up” we decided that this October Pillar Church along with several other churches in our family are going to encourage men to do the opposite.  We’re holding the first of what we hope will be an annual men’s event, The...

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Four Don't (s) for Pastors

Don’t only give answers to the questions other people have about God. Be sure to ask questions, and be willing to learn from others. Don’t only speak to others about areas of sin and pride in their lives, but be willing to speak honestly about your own issues and seek...

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Retro Video, Book & Comic: The Gospel Blimp (1967)

In 2009 I sat in on the “intern discussions” at Capital Hill Baptist Church in DC. The semesters reading list was what you’d expect, books about ministry and polity… but during the course of the semester I learned of this strange title book, “The Gospel Blimp” by Joseph Bayly. Apparently...

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