Tag: Gospel

Kingdom angst and the SBC

I am really no one of extreme importance when it comes to Southern Baptist life. In that regard this post may be useless. I am a graduate of Baylor University, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Liberty Theological Seminary. I have been in Southern Baptist church settings all of my life. As a pastor I have served four churches, all Southern…

How do we demonstrate the gospel at home?

Recently I was asked specifically, “Beyond training strategies to make disciples of our children, what is it that would be an effective demonstration of the gospel at home?” In other words, how do we live out the gospel at home in such a compelling, authentic way that our children actually want the life that is lived in Christ, with Christ,…

Parenting for Perfection…

…is impossible. So don’t try it. Instead cling to the Perfect Father. Here’s a “renovative” thought. If you want to be a better parent, spend more time with Jesus. Pray and empty your soul at the foot of the cross. Repent openly. Show more grace; at least as much grace as you require. Read the Bible and let the very…