The Finish Line

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Ministry Partners! I’m writing this to let you know how grateful we are that God allowed my family to have you on my team during my residency at the Austin Stone! Because you were generous, this residency has not only been possible, but it has been an absolutely incredible time of God changing lives—including my […]

Sabbath

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Hey Everybody! Sabbath is a bit of a foreign concept to most of us. It is one that many of us are either indifferent towards or have little understanding of. Most people forget that it is not only a Biblical concept, it is a command from God for our benefit. I have been learning a ton about the […]

Prayer, Cynicism, & Dancing

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Yo everybody! One week of school is done. Best friends have a baby shower. Noah is on an MJ kick. Ezra ponders Hyperspace. Chandler has dance crew rehearsal. Tasha gets a pet dinosaur. I talk about how cynicism has hindered my prayers. I am having a blast doing these vlogs (videos) for you guys. We hope you dig […]

Light Sabers, Back 2 School, & Tacos

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Hey everyone!   It has been completely wild since I returned from Portland. Our family had a million doctor and dentist appointments, even an x-ray in there somewhere. I had meetings on top of meetings at work, not to mention playing catch up on some things. School has now started, Fall Vision Series at The Austin Stone […]

Has Anyone Ever Asked You This?

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Has anyone ever asked you, “What are your thoughts on Christians and tattoos?” I often get asked this question because I’m a worship pastor with a full sleeve and a big old tattoo on my neck… It is usually preceded by a “no offense” or a, “this might be a weird thing to bring up” and often has […]