How Many Miles?

How Many Miles?

Friday July 26, 2024. Buckhannon, West Virginia. The annual Gospel Feet Fun Run is on the calendar. I have a goal for this year . . . more on that at the end. The SDB Missionary Society has invited us to run, walk, skip, and jump to raise funds for churches in...
SDB Retreat

SDB Retreat

What a fantastic weekend. The SDB Vital Preaching Retreat was held at the SDB Deep South Camp (Oak Hill, FL). We were led by Rev. Dr. J. Michael Jordan (Houghton University) who shared from his just published book, Worship in an Age of Anxiety: How Churches Can Create...
Deceptive Fruitlessness

Deceptive Fruitlessness

Fruitlessness can look deceptively healthy. In fact, being unfruitful can all too easily be championed as a sign of maturity. Lack of fruit is discipleship gone bad, but it easily ensnares us. Parable of the Sower “And others are the ones sown among thorns. They are...
Grandma Used Shears. So Should I.

Grandma Used Shears. So Should I.

My Grandmother Greene was a master at using shears. She was a sewing phenom, who salvaged many a pair of my jeans from the rags bin. In fact, I had more than one pair of work pants that wore more patches than original fabric. Amazing. Recent memory of my grandmother’s...
SDB Summit 2024!

SDB Summit 2024!

The 2024 SDB Summit flourished in sunny, warm South Jersey! Over 70 pastors and pastors spouses, church planters, ministry leaders, and Vital Preaching participants learned, fellowshipped, worshipped, and prayed together. The largest SDB pastors conference in decades...