“Read Your Bible” Kid Challenge

How To Get Kids To Read The Bible It is vital that you think long term when you are teaching kids. In other words, begin with the end in mind. … Read More

Countering Negative Behavior In Kids

"Jesus replied: 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. … Read More

6 Things I Tell Every Storyteller

Awhile back I did a blog post on the 6 things I tell every worship leader. I thought I would do one for every story teller. Our church is blessed to … Read More

Walking Out Your Dreams

One of the most satisfying things in the world is to fulfill a dream that has been in your heart for years. One of my dreams is being fulfilled this … Read More

Ten Books To Read In 2017

I love to read! I have read hundreds of book over the years, however there are a handful of books that have had a dramatic impact in my life. Here … Read More

Aim High

“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.” - Rabindranath Tagore The beginning of the year is my … Read More

Giving Hope To Broken Families

Giving Hope to Broken Families My junior year in high school was not a good year. It was a dark time for me. My Dad had recently gone through … Read More

Should Santa Go To Church?

  A couple of years ago, on Christmas Sunday I was visiting a new thriving church in the Twin Cities. I was surprised to see Santa in … Read More

Are You Stuck?

Our challenge as Christians is to connect people who are always changing with a God who never changes. The apostle Paul said it like this, "I … Read More

Dreaming Big!

I've got a powerful story to share with you today. I like to take a few moments after worship to teach my kids why we worship. A couple weeks … Read More