Welcome to the archives. Below you will find every post I’ve written. Ever. They’re sorted by date. If you’re looking for something specific, use the search tool in the menu bar (top of the page). 

9 Ways Your Ego Prevents You From Experiencing God

September 28, 2016

7 Lies Culture Tells Us About Love and Romance

August 21, 2016

5 Reasons You Really Need To Slow Down

August 15, 2016

7 Qualities Of An Emotionally Mature Christian

July 29, 2016

Grieving The Loss Of Lovely: The Daughter I Never Met, But Will Always Love

July 15, 2016

How To Respond When Life Knocks You Out

June 23, 2016

8 “Christian” Virtues That Are Not Really Christian

June 17, 2016

9 Things I Wish I Knew When I Graduated

May 14, 2016

Suicide, Mental Illness And Coping With Tragedy

May 7, 2016

8 Signs Of Humility In A Self-Absorbed Culture

May 2, 2016

This Question Changed My Life. It Will Change Yours Too

April 14, 2016

6 Important Reasons Christians Struggle With Grace

April 1, 2016

10 Commandments Of A Real Man

March 25, 2016

Alive or Awake: How To See The World Rather Than Sleepwalk Through It

March 19, 2016

What The Rise Of Donald Trump Reveals About American Christians

March 3, 2016

Make Disciples, Not Converts: What Christians Get Wrong About Discipleship

March 1, 2016

9 Things Your Children Need (But Won’t Tell You)

February 19, 2016

8 Signs You Love Legalism More Than Jesus

February 11, 2016

10 Principles For Christian Dating That Will Transform Lives

January 29, 2016

The Solution To Disappointment, Cynicism, And Disney World

January 27, 2016

7 Mistakes Everyone Should Make In Their 20s

January 22, 2016

7 Things Your Husband Needs (But Won’t Tell You)

January 19, 2016

Yes, Christian. You Can Buy A Lottery Ticket. But Should You?

January 16, 2016

10 Things Your Wife Won’t Tell You She Needs

January 9, 2016

7 Signs You Love The American Dream More Than Jesus

January 6, 2016

New Year’s Manifesto: 6 Declarations To Inspire You in 2016

December 30, 2015

Top 10 Blog Posts Of 2015 (And Exciting News For 2016)

December 27, 2015

Why Commercialized Jesus Ruins The Power Of The Real Christmas Story

December 19, 2015

“Do Not Be Afraid:” The First Step To Receiving God’s Promises

December 13, 2015

8 Signs You Are A Selfie-Centered Christian

December 10, 2015

25 Gifts From God That Will Transform Your Holiday Season

December 3, 2015

Place Jesus Back In The Manger. Celebrate Advent This Christmas Season.

November 28, 2015

7 Things The Church Loves More Than God

November 24, 2015

How A Wife Responds To Her Husband’s Porn Addiction

November 20, 2015

Christians, The Golden Rule Applies To Syrian Refugees Too

November 18, 2015

Who Am I? Why Am I Here? Where Am I Going? Answering Three Questions The Whole World Is Asking

November 13, 2015

What Would Jesus Post? 6 Ways Jesus Would Engage Social Media

November 11, 2015

What The Church Needs To Know About Adoption

November 8, 2015

8 Hard Lessons I Learned From Leaving My Job and My Church

November 6, 2015

Why Are So Many Christians Bored With God? Here Are 6 Reasons.

November 3, 2015

15 Books Every Christian Should Read Before Turning 30

October 29, 2015

I Have A Dream…For The Church

October 22, 2015

8 Ways To Treat Cynicism Sickness From A Recovering Christian Cynic

October 20, 2015

Is Your Church Led By Pharisees Or Followers Of Jesus?

October 14, 2015

7 Signs You Are A Counterfeit Christian

October 6, 2015

Dear American Church…I Am Not Renewing My Membership This Year

October 2, 2015

12 Truthful Marriage Vows You Won’t Hear At A Wedding

September 30, 2015

7 Churches Jesus Did Not Die For

September 23, 2015

The Cross Is The Only Response To Christians’ Obsession With Guns, War, And Violence

September 17, 2015

From Raped To Redeemed: Katy Sneed’s Testimony Of Overcoming Lies, Secrecy, and Shame

September 15, 2015

10 Difficult Truths About Ministry I Wish I Knew When I Started

September 10, 2015

7 Misused Bible Verses Christian View Through A Red, White, And Blue Lens

September 2, 2015

Should I Watch This? A Call To Consider The Impact Of Entertainment On Your Life.

August 20, 2015

8 “Biblical” Christian Phrases That Are Man-Made, Not God-Given

August 18, 2015

Out With The 20s In With The 30s: Game-Changing Lessons To Help You Overcome The 20-Something Struggle

August 12, 2015

9 “Church Approved” Sins That Plague Your Life

August 7, 2015

Intimacy…The Goal Of Marriage. And 10 Types Of Marriages That Will Never Experience It

August 3, 2015

6 Reasons Cancer Saved My Life

July 31, 2015

Heaven Is A Present Reality Not A Future Destination And 5 Reasons This Changes How You Live Today

July 28, 2015

Why Can’t I Break This? 8 Very Simple Keys To Overcoming Your Habitual Sins And Destructive Thoughts

July 23, 2015

7 Truths About Marriage You Will Not Hear In Church

July 22, 2015

To My Children: 11 Footsteps Your Dad Wants You To Follow

July 20, 2015

10 Toxic Christians In The Church Today

July 14, 2015

31 Flavors of Jesus? Why Christians Should Expect The Unexpected

July 11, 2015

7 Lies Christians Believe About Sex

July 6, 2015

Thoughts About The Supreme Court Decision On Gay Marriage And How Christians Respond To The LBGT Community

June 30, 2015

10 Reasons Churches Are Not Reaching Millennials

June 25, 2015

Are You Cheating On God? 8 Questions That Reveal Your Heart’s Ultimate Desire

June 24, 2015

11 Surprising Ways To Address Millennials’ Exodus From The Church (That Might Actually Work)

June 19, 2015

8 Lies We Believe About Porn

June 16, 2015

9 Reasons You Must Become Like A Child To Be A Great Leader

June 12, 2015

“Don’t Judge Me.” A Guide For Correcting Others Towards Christ.

June 10, 2015

God Loves Caitlyn Jenner, This I Know. The Bible Tells Me So.

June 3, 2015

7 Friends That Will Ruin Your Life

June 1, 2015

9 Ways To Create A Life Of Rhythm And Change The World

May 22, 2015

What Being A Memphis Grizzlies Fair-Weather Fan Taught Me About Following Jesus

May 15, 2015

7 Things Youth Need From Their Parents So They Won’t Abandon God

May 12, 2015

Before You Post On Social Media, Ask These 6 Questions

May 4, 2015

8 Ways To Ruin Your Marriage Long Before You Say, “I do.”

April 29, 2015

7 Lies American Pop Culture Tells Christians Everyday

April 23, 2015

Why Am I Here? 6 Truths About Your Calling

April 19, 2015

5 Things The Church Can Learn From Chick-Fil-A

April 14, 2015

Burnt Out? Overstressed? Here Are 8 Principles To Restore Your Overwhelmed Life.

April 10, 2015

9 Reasons Jesus Hates Religion (And You Should Too)

April 6, 2015

20 Principles 20-Somethings Must Know To Build A Foundation That Lasts

March 31, 2015

9 Questions To Ask When God Seems Distant

March 27, 2015

10 Marks Of A Mature Christian

March 22, 2015

A Fresh Look At God’s Roles For Women

March 17, 2015

A Fresh Look At God’s Roles For Men

March 13, 2015

4 Things Jesus Tells Us About Reaching The Next Generation

March 10, 2015

11 Radical Steps To Embrace An Abundant Life Now

March 4, 2015

Confessions Of A Broken Church Leader

February 28, 2015

10 Surprising Signs Your Church Is Ready To Reach Non-Christians

February 23, 2015

4 Walls Destroying God’s People…And Why Walls Are The Work Of Satan

February 19, 2015

50 Shades of Truth About Sex, Love, Romance, And Passion

February 12, 2015

4 Lies Christians Believe About 50 Shades of Grey

February 7, 2015

8 Reasons I Love The Church And Will Never Give Up On Her

February 4, 2015

6 Truths About Jesus You Won’t Hear In Church

January 30, 2015

6 Relevant Messages That Resonate From The Cross

January 21, 2015

Every Biblical Hero Has A Past…And Why It Proves We Need To Re-Think Church

January 15, 2015

The Most Destructive Force Facing Christianity…And How To Fix It

January 12, 2015

Honest And Raw…10 Things I Believe About the Church

January 8, 2015

6 Ways To Lead When You Are Not In Charge

December 29, 2014

The 10 Most Popular Posts of 2014

December 19, 2014

7 Signs You Love Comfort More Than Jesus

December 16, 2014

10 Truths For Newlyweds That Will Transform Your Marriage

December 12, 2014

10 Signs Of a Healthy Church

December 1, 2014

I Am Ferguson…And I Wasn’t Prepared To Hear It

November 25, 2014

“Virginity Isn’t The ‘Win'”…And Four Other Important Truths About Sexual Purity

November 21, 2014

8 Terrible Pieces of Dating Advice Christians Give

November 18, 2014

What The Church Can Learn From America’s #1 College Football Team

November 14, 2014

6 Myths About The Bible That Hinder Our Relationship With God

November 10, 2014

5 Reasons Christians Should Stop Trying to Change The World

November 4, 2014

10 Values Of Millennials Shaping The Church

November 2, 2014

8 Statements American Jesus Might Make But Savior Jesus Never Would

October 30, 2014

7 Important Things To Understand About Doubt

October 21, 2014

7 Really Dumb Reasons To Leave A Church

October 17, 2014

12 Signs You Are A Modern-Day Pharisee

October 14, 2014

7 Truths About Parenting Christians Need To Grasp

October 9, 2014

6 Statements From People Not Ready For Marriage

October 6, 2014

12 Qualities of Highly Unsuccessful People

October 2, 2014

Next Generation: 6 Things The Church Desperately Needs From You

September 29, 2014

Church: 8 Things The Next Generation Needs From You

September 26, 2014

7 Lies American Culture Feeds Us Everyday

September 15, 2014

6 Really Bad Ways Christians Use Social Media

September 10, 2014

Dear Christians…THE TIME IS NOW!

September 5, 2014

In The Wake Of Ferguson…6 Ways To Truly Attack Racism

September 1, 2014

The 10 Commandments Of An Un-Committed Christian

August 25, 2014

8 Ways To Ruin Your Life In College

August 19, 2014

6 Discoveries That Helped Me Overcome Addiction

August 7, 2014

8 Lies In Church Culture That Cripple Us

August 2, 2014

6 Reasons Jesus Was A Millennial

July 19, 2014

5 Shifts Churches Must Make To Stay Alive

July 15, 2014

Some Parenting Observations

June 20, 2014

Book Review: Surprised By Hope

June 16, 2014

Evangelism Clouds The Great Commission…And How To Fix It

June 10, 2014

Book Reviews: Made To Stick, Platform, What Successful People Do Before Breakfast

May 29, 2014

Stop Riding The Cultural Current…God Expects More

May 27, 2014

LIFE HELP #3: 10 Apps That Help Me In Ministry

May 17, 2014

10 Statements Christians Need To Stop Saying: Part 2

May 16, 2014

10 Statements Christians Need To Stop Saying: Part 1

May 15, 2014

Life Help #2: What Has Changed My Approach To God’s Word

May 9, 2014

Life Help #1: Evernote

May 5, 2014

The Most Un-Entertained, Entertained People Ever…And Why

April 28, 2014

God Doesn’t Believe In Fair…Neither Should You

April 15, 2014

Politics, Government, and…the Gospel?

March 31, 2014

When God Thinks Being Responsible Is Irresponsible

February 24, 2014

Stop Trying to Be Great…Be Good Instead

February 22, 2014

I Think We Are Doing It Wrong

February 10, 2014

Is Christianity Going Away?? (I Hope So)

January 27, 2014

I Am Waking Up At 5 a.m…And It Has Changed My Life

January 13, 2014

A Theology of Planning

January 6, 2014

The Gospel and The Community: A Message to Millennials and Baby Boomers/Gen X

December 11, 2013

WWJD – A Dangerous Question To Ask?

December 3, 2013

Church Building Righteousness

October 31, 2013

Goals Are Good…Until They Are Destructive

October 18, 2013

Sitting At The Feet…An Afternoon With John Perkins

October 1, 2013

Want to Be Successful? Major in the Minors

September 9, 2013

How Hate Can Lead To Holiness

August 20, 2013

Make Everyday A Birthday…For Others

August 13, 2013

What If We Are Scared To Know God

August 7, 2013

Do You Have on the Lenses of Jesus?

July 29, 2013

The Big 3…Are You Followable?

July 22, 2013

Church and Culture…Let’s Be Friends

July 15, 2013

THE JUSTICE ISSUE

June 28, 2013

What Is Your Perception Of God?

June 28, 2013

Some Thoughts On The Resurrection

April 2, 2013