There is a lot that can be said about the importance of reaching men, especially in the context of the local church. When I planted Christ Community Church of Magnolia, one of my main convictions was that I would focus a percentage of my time reaching men. Over the years, the church, by-and-large has not done a great job of creating men who are “lion-hearted and lamb-like”. I believe that the Bible has a lot to say about biblical masculinity, and since early on in my ministry, I have been committed to discipling men to become more like Jesus. Continue reading
This evening I was reading this small book, Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon and my wife, Steph, asked me how I read through it so quickly. I told her that it was good and had a lot of pictures. She laughed, but then I showed her, it has a lot of pictures.
I am grateful for this book. It was recommended to me awhile back from my buddy, James, who is a filmmaker. Actually, he recommended it almost a year ago, but better late than never, right? Anyways, I am grateful for this book because it reminded me of who I am. Whether I like to admit it at times or not, I am a creative person. Continue reading
It must appear that I’m on Social Media all the time. So I figured it’d be a good time to let my secret out of the bag. I’m not. I do enjoy interacting on Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn mostly), but I don’t have time to spend a ton of time doing it.