So this happened last night in England. I was eating a burger in a restaurant in Birmingham, UK with a friend from Budapest. I was just relaxing. Ready to head back to the States after speaking for three days at a NewForms Gathering for leaders around Europe. The...
Bryan & Sierra
My recent visit to Bryan and Sierra in Montana left me misty-eyed and in awe.
They gave me permission to share their story.
Keep reading — you’ll be amazed what happens at the end.
Our family entered our 50th US State!
We had a little celebration together. We wanted to say a quick hello and invite you to join us:
The Spiritual Awakening in Watts
Sometimes you just gotta show up. I spent this week in Watts. Watts is a neighborhood in Los Angeles often associated with crime, the historic riots, and gang activity. It's also a cultural crossroads in L.A. with some amazing people I now call friends. Several...
Fun times inspiring disciple makers on TV
Last week, I joined some friends on TBN’s JUCE TV to catalyze the vision for creating disciple making movements.
It was a fun time!
If you missed the show, you can watch it online here…
I’m feeling powerful and weak
I spent yesterday prayer walking through Watts neighborhood in Los Angeles. While outside a new marijuana dispensary, I prayed for a lady in a wheelchair with my friends Jason and Neil. She wasn't totally paralyzed before, but her legs were emaciated and so teeny. She...
You’ll be amazed how powerful a Kickball can be
Tony is a college student in Schenectady, NY. He has a big heart. He wants to help others follow Jesus. He's now making a big difference in teenagers’ lives. I met Tony in a DiscipleX training a few months ago hosted by my friend Dave Worcester. Tony wrote a...
Adventuring with Jesus in the Northwest
The Pacific Northwest has been epic. The beauty, the people, the experiences... We spent more time here than we originally planned. But one thing we've learned in our travels is sometimes our "missed exits" and "unplanned detours" become the best times with God and...
When did you experience these?
In the Scriptures, I find these seven experiences are often present in the stories that mark people’s transformation from a life ruled by the world to a life set free by Jesus. They don’t always follow an exact order, but if you look, you can often find them.
Chances are, if you’ve been following Jesus for awhile, you’ve experienced them, too.
Making disciples is fun
I just returned from Kona, HI and the University of Southern California. Both trips went great! In Kona, I trained 200+ young leaders using my new DiscipleX program: These young leaders will travel to over 10 nations in the next two...
What An Old Man with a Bag Taught Me about Generosity
I've just arrived in Central America for a four month Sabbatical with my family. I wasn’t expecting to focus on generosity It seems God is teaching me a lot of unexpected things these days. God used two people to steer my thoughts this way. A wealthy man on top...
Lift Each Other Up
Jen & I have traveled 12,000 miles with our kids in three months. Been in 26 states. Touched the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean and made lots of new friends.
The greatest highlight for me?