Have you ever noticed how often eating together shows up in the gospels? It could be argued that the Way of Jesus has grown across the planet because people ate together. “While they were eating … Jesus said, ‘Do this to remember Me.’” (Luke 22) “All the believers devoted themselves … to sharing in meals…” […]
Two months ago, we sold our house, put all we own into storage, and set out on an adventure as a family. We’re traveling the country, making new friends, visiting old ones, starting churches, and building a lot of memories along the way. As we go, we’re observing how God is moving in different parts […]
“Go into the highways and byways and invite them to come…” Jesus was great at inviting diverse people into the kingdom of God. We can be great at it, too.
Two weeks ago, Jen and I baptized Ethan and Olivia.
January 2008 “Oh my gosh! The baby is being born right now!” I held my wife’s hand as she lay on the hospital bed, in labor with our fourth child, Graham Anthem. It had been a difficult pregnancy, not so much physically, but spiritually. At 32 years old, a decent ministry career, and a rapidly […]
Crazy things happen at a Student CPx. People learn they are more powerful in Jesus than they ever knew. People encounter God in prayer. Sick people get healed. Hearts get healed. People are freed to dream with God…and go try. (more…)
His roommate had just threatened to kill him when I walked in. I was at Haskell Indian Nations University. I spend about five hours a week here, discipling student leaders who are growing simple churches that meet in various locations around campus. This year they’ve seen more students meet Jesus than ever before. A few […]
I spent the last week in Kona, HI (hard, right?) training YWAM DTS missionaries with my friend Pam Arlund. We equipped around 300 students to make disciples and plant simple churches that can multiply among youth. We’ve seen this process begin on hundreds of universities the last three years. The idea is simple, powerful, and […]
I sent this message out to the Student Church community at StudentChurch.org today. Are you trusting God for student-led movements for the gospel on your campus? Join the global online community for student churches and mobilizers! Bear was a freshman at Haskell University. He didn’t know what he was getting into when Priscilla, Lauren, and Kelly […]