Sermonize This.

Sermonize This.

Have you ever wanted to preach? Here’s your chance… When I was in high school, one of my youth pastors would play a game with us to test our preaching skills. He’d point to a random object and then tell us to write a sermon on the spot, doing our best to use that item...
The Responsibility of Dreaming Pt. 2

The Responsibility of Dreaming Pt. 2

Every morning when my son wakes up and comes out of his room I say to him “Good morning buddy, what did you dream about?” Most of the time he answers me by repeating everything I mentioned in my prayer for him the night before or he says “nothing”. But sometimes he...
Good Friday Worship Reflections

Good Friday Worship Reflections

I’ve been a little quiet this week while preparing for Good Friday and Easter services at Vinelife. Today is Good Friday and I’m struck by the idea that the Good News never gets old.  Every morning, this News is there waiting for a moment to humble us with...
Gap Finders vs. Gap Standers

Gap Finders vs. Gap Standers

It’s a concept I heard from my pastor, Walt Roberson, earlier in the year.  We can see this applied in community and organizational life. But I also believe it can be helpful in understanding our own creative perspectives.  I took a some time to write out ways we see...