Archive for January, 2010

The Shack: Unprepared for God

“Anyone who is strongly influenced by the imaginative world of The Shack will be totally unprepared for the far more multi-dimensional and complex God that you actually meet when you read the Bible.” –Tim Keller

Read Keller’s reflections on The Shack by clicking here.


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The Gospel and Cancer

One of the Pastor/Preachers that I listen to is a guy named Matt Chandler. He replanted a church in Dallas, TX called The Village Church. This past Thanksgiving, he had a seizure and the docs discovered a tumor in his brain. He had surgery and is undergoing treatment. As Amy and I have watched him in this trial, we have been encouraged with his gospel view of cancer. Here is an update from Matt:

And a snippet from one of his talks:

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The Ballad Of Love and Hate

I plan on using this song in this weeks sermon from 1 John 2:7-11. I found some interpretation of the song on this site.

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Carbon Leaf Concert Last Night

Last night, two friends and myself travelled all the way to Shelby, NC to see Carbon Leaf. What a great night with friends and also hearing some really cool music. The concert was in the newly renovated Don Gibson Theater (if I was a church planter in Shelby, I can tell you where we would be meeting).

Carbon Leaf were tight. Five guys, all on the same page. Pretty awesome.

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