Men know we need to have spiritually meaningful, life-giving connections with other men. But what we often don’t know is how to get there. Men generally want to relate in the context of an activity, but going fishing together is no guarantee we’ll actually talk about things that really matter. So what does it take for men to disclose? Read More
October 03, 2014
Hey, I just came out with my new book, Act Like Men: 40 Studies for Biblical Manhood. I wrote it because men are in trouble, and God has a lot to say about manhood that we need to hear. As of yesterday, it became available in stores, and I hope it will be a challenge to you and an encouragement to your family. Check out the chapter below. You can learn more about it or get a copy here.
September 26, 2014
I’m so excited for the Act Like Men conference coming to Dallas/Ft. Worth this November 14-15. We’re praying and asking God to do a life-changing work in the heart of every man who will be there. Check out these photos from last year. If you’re in the DFW area, you can be part of this—register here.
As a pastor, I’ve been burdened for men for a long time. In fact, this clip from an interview with FamilyLife’s Bob Lepine explains what it means to act like a man—and it was shot two years before the Act Like Men conferences were even conceived. Read More
July 02, 2014
“But this is the one to whom I will look: he who is humble and contrite in spirit and trembles at my word.” Isaiah 66:2b
If you take God’s Word seriously, you don’t have to wonder why God blesses certain things. The Lord is very consistent. There are things that matter to Him. Read More
June 13, 2014
Getting down to serious sermon prep takes focus, concentration, and at times, clearing your head of the other stuff you are thinking about. So here comes the mind dump. Hope it’s edifying for you—it sure has been for me. Read More
May 30, 2014
Dear Pastor/Ministry Leader:
Be encouraged today. The sun came up and God is going forth to work in His world (Hosea 6:3). As you put the final touches on your ministry prep for this weekend of worship, be assured that God is at work IN YOU to will and to do of His good pleasure (Philippians 2:13). Read More