Sermon: Grace Doesn’t Pay Fair

Sermon: Grace Doesn’t Pay Fair

This last weekend, I preached a message for my great friend Daryl Williamson at Living Faith in Tampa, FL. Pastor Daryl has been an amazing mentor and advisor for me. Hands down, one of the most courageous pastors I know. Living Faith is the “smallest”...
Elder=Bishop=Pastor

Elder=Bishop=Pastor

There appears to be mass confusion on the roles and offices that function in the local church. Sadly, privileges in leadership under the headship of Jesus have become nothing more than bragging rights and ecclesiastical twitter handles. Men and women want to be...
Resources for Sermon Illustrations

Resources for Sermon Illustrations

Great illustrations increase effective communication. Here is a brief resource list to help you think about illustrations more clearly. On Sermon Illustrations by HB Charles Jr. (blog) 12 Reasons for Using Sermon Illustrations by Daniel Akin (blog) How to Find the...
Parking Lot Fruit

Parking Lot Fruit

When Ben Haden was a young pastor, he conducted a series of evangelistic services in the town where he had once worked as an editor for the local newspaper. Ben said that he did the best he could and, at the end of his sermon, gave an invitation for any to come...
Nuggets From EK Bailey Preaching Conference

Nuggets From EK Bailey Preaching Conference

This year I was blessed to attend the EK Bailey Conference again. We are only half-way through but there has been much wisdom and encouragement already shared. All of the speakers have been stellar and I highly recommend you make plans to attend next year. This...
Speaking Engagements and Prayer Request

Speaking Engagements and Prayer Request

This is going to be an exciting summer. Last Wednesday, I had the opportunity to preach at Zion Hope of Jacksonville, FL for their Youth Revival. I preached on Revival for Rebels from Psalm 51:1-10. Special thanks to Glenn Foreman and Harold Anderson for the...