I actually first published this to my old blog back in 2007, which explains the references to Hillary Clinton as… Read more In defense of the Electoral College
Nine months ago I was certain that Donald Trump’s campaign for President would be another media stunt designed to bolster… Read more I Blame Pastors: How Pansy Preaching Gave Us Trump
Two years ago today, I officiated the funeral service of John Hall. Despite his absence, Mr. Hall’s service to the… Read more Love in Deed and Truth: A Funeral Sermon for John Hall
This article originally appeared in Hometown Journey Magazine. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Question: I heard a Christian say that God loves our weakness.… Read more How is weakness a good thing?
The following article was first published in Hometown Journey Magazine. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Q: Why do Christians read the Old Testament? When… Read more Ask Pastor Jake: Why Do Christians Read the Old Testament?
Sorry, not sorry. I typically coach individuals and couples to practice making apologies without attaching any defense or explanation of… Read more An Apology for and Defense of My ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
This is the third and final post in a series on interacting with God’s Word. You can read the first… Read more Get In Your Bible: What is Biblical Meditation?
This article was originally published by Hometown Journey Magazine. Q: Why does God break us and allow bad stuff… Read more What Kameron Skinner Taught Me
This is the second post in a series on interacting with God’s Word. Read part one here. Many people talk… Read more Get In Your Bible: What Is Bible Study?
Words matter. Think about it. Words are very important, especially the words of the One who reigns over all. The… Read more Get In Your Bible: The Importance of Words