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What’s On My Kindle?

What’s On My Kindle?

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Sabbatical and Scholé You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

I’m definitely one for a paper book in hand, but my Kindle Paperwhite gets quite a bit of love too. It’s especially handy for trips, when I don’t want to weigh down my luggage with books but I do want to make sure I have plenty to read. For a 4 1/2 month trip, taking… Continue Reading

Music Ministry in Brazil: A Report

As many of you know, my wife and I recently took a missions trip to Brazil (photos | video highlights. We were invited by Ed Alexander to participate in their annual music conference and sing/preach in some area churches. I thought I’d give a summary and some reflections here from our trip. In many ways,… Continue Reading

Deep Thanks for Brazil Mission Trip Donations

Deep Thanks for Brazil Mission Trip Donations

I’d like to express deep thank to those who have gratiously donated toward our mission trip to Brazil. We’ve had a number of people give various amounts, including several large anonymous gifts. Thank you so much! We’re only about half way to raising what we’ve spent on travel expenses, so if you have the means… Continue Reading

Help support Brazil missions trip

I want to let you know about an exciting ministry opportunity that the Lord has opened up for us. Becky and I have been asked by Ed Alexander, veteran missionary to Brazil, to minister at their annual Music Ministry Conference in Curitiba, Brazil this July 5-14, 2010. The Alexanders have been leading this conference for… Continue Reading

Pastors' Forum – Monday, July 28 | Flat Rock, MI

Pastors' Forum – Monday, July 28 | Flat Rock, MI

Pastor Steve Thomas of Huron Baptist Church in Flat Rock, MI has asked me to speak at a pastors’ forum on Monday, July 28. I’ll be presenting three sessions before and after a lunch fellowship. The forum will go from 10-2. If you are in the area, please consider attending. You can contact Huron Baptist… Continue Reading

Ministry Update | May 20, 2008

Ministry Update | May 20, 2008

Yesterday, our church hosted our annual Conference on the Church for God’s Glory. I was able to set up a display for the ministry at the conference, as well as give a short presentation to the 100+ people in attendance. I’m thankful for the opportunity to get exposure with so many pastors! After the final… Continue Reading

Introducing Religious Affections Ministries!

Introducing Religious Affections Ministries!

I am very excited to announce the launch of a new ministry intended to help local churches think through issues related to worship, music, culture, and aesthetics. My intent is to provide pastors and other Christians with the necessary tools and resources to come to God-pleasing decisions in these areas. This newly-designed web site is… Continue Reading