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Why Every Father Should Think of Themselves As A CEO family Sep 24, 2022
I was having a conversation with someone who's involved in a network I belong to yesterday. He's the former CEO of some startups (and current businesses) and aligned well with me regarding how we see the family and the home. Naturally, in a 30-minute chat, we discussed everything from ministry to...
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What Does It Actually Mean To Believe In Jesus? discipleship faith Jun 22, 2022
It all starts with belief.
 
Although, probably not in the way you might expect.
 
Years ago I was introduced to a guy named Jeremy, who has probably been more of a mentor to me than anyone else in my life. Funny thing is, we've always lived in different cities and actually only spent...
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Deny Yourself And Die faith Mar 06, 2022

If you’ve been an apprentice to Jesus of Nazareth for any amount of time you’ve probably heard Matthew 16:24-26 quoted time and again. It’s one of those everyday Christian verses that we’ve heard so many times that we’ve forgotten what it actually means.

Matthew...

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The Father's Responsibility To Family Worship community discipleship family Feb 25, 2022

I begin writing this today from a sensitive perspective. There was once a day when I was unaware of the importance of this topic, and I was failing in this area. There are still days and weeks where I fail in this area. But the topic is of such importance, that I can’t help but write and...

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Cliché Fitness Necklace Scriptures - Why I Now Wear One discipleship movement Feb 19, 2022

Maybe you’ve seen them around before, or maybe this is all brand new to you, but there’s a whole lot of people who take scripture and use it in cliché (and I would argue misinterpreted) ways in the fitness industry.

For years I’ve kept my eyes on one specific company that...

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The 3 Biggest Marriage Lessons We've Learned In 10 Years Of Marriage family Jan 12, 2022

[Guest Post by my wife Justine]

Chris and I celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary this past weekend. 10 years feels like a big deal and also like no time at all. I heard someone say recently that you don’t have to work at having a birthday every year, it just happens. But if you have...

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The Only Mission Of The Church discipleship Jan 01, 2022

In 2013 I wrapped up almost 5 years of military service and 4 combat deployments, having helped with over 400 direct action night raids. Looking back on this season, one of the things it taught me, was how to differentiate between the mission and the means to accomplish the mission.

The missions...

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Your First Team family Dec 24, 2021

There’s this way to view scripture called “the law of first mention”. It says essentially, that wherever a concept is first introduced in scripture, it is likely one of the purest forms of the concept and helps shape our understanding of it as we encounter it throughout the rest...

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