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November 2016

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A Godly Man Shows Grace to Everyone

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The following is 1 of the Thirteen Essential Traits of a Godly Man we communicated to our son, Cole, when he recently entered his teenage years. I continue to try to emulate and teach these to him. All men would do well to pursue them with all they have.  We also put together a book […]

Tuesday

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October 2016

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A Godly Man is Humble

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When my oldest child, Cole, entered the teenage years, the idea of a rite of passage grabbed my attention. For a boy, the goal is to help him know what it means to be a Godly man, which requires intentionality, teaching, the consistent example of a Godly man, and a memorable ceremony.  I asked a […]

Tuesday

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September 2016

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Five Ways You Can Help Tulsa

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In the wake of the Terence Crutcher shooting, Tulsa has been shaken. We’ve collectively experienced a million emotions, we’ve been thrust into the national spotlight and we’ve wrestled with making sense of opposing perspectives. Many caring people have asked how they can help. I’ve lived in Tulsa for seventeen years, I care deeply about reconciliation, […]

Wednesday

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April 2015

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Baptism Study

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Beauty and grace drip from the act of baptism. Unfortunately, baptism is often misunderstood. I’d encourage you to study the below Scriptures and ask, “What does the Bible teach about baptism?” There’s nothing fancy about the study – just Scriptures to read and a few notes – but I hope it proves helpful to you. […]

Tuesday

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September 2014

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The courage of my friend, Chuck Thomas

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On an early Friday morning, I finished chapter twelve of my book project, printed it off and headed to go visit my dear friend, Chuck Thomas. I tell two stories in chapter twelve: one from the life of Chuck and one from the life of the Apostle Peter. I couldn’t wait to read the finished chapter […]