Proclaimers Place 2013 in Rome

I am in Rome, Italy, this week, studying scripture and preaching with a small group of pastors. This is the ninth annual Proclaimers Place study conference.  It is my third time attending. The last two I joined were in Oxford, England. We are studying four passages this week – Matthew 16:17-20, Hebrews 12:1-3, 2 Corinthians 5:1-8, […]

Notes from Sunday – 08/04/13

I am on my way to Rome, Italy, for a weeklong preaching conference. A small, intensive study group will study texts all week and visit related sites. Please pray for safe arrival and fruitful study. We had a great day at Shiloh today! It is a joy to pastor such wonderful people. I missed teaching […]

Saturday Shout-Outs: Beaumont, Richmond, & Ministry Links

Thanks for reading my blog. Saturday Shout-Outs is my weekly bulletin board of things that caught my attention. You can sign up for email updates of future posts under the picture to the left. Thanks to Pastor John Adolph for the opportunity to preach the 2013 Family Conference at the Antioch Baptist Church in Beaumont […]

CBSC, Layovers, & Ministry Links

Saturday Shout-Outs is my weekly bulletin board about my weekly highlights and some articles I have found worth sharing. Thanks to President Henry Perkins for the privilege of being the keynote speaker for the California Baptist State Convention in Long Beach this week. Wednesday, my connecting flight through Atlanta was delayed because of weather. I […]

A Brief Response to the George Zimmerman Verdict

Several weeks ago, we had a membership meeting at the Shiloh Church. During the meeting, I made several comments about the trial in which George Zimmerman was accused of murdering Trayvon Martin. The next day, a member sent me a note thanking me for sharing my thoughts about this important matter. That note stuck with me. […]

Notes from Sunday – 07/14/13

I love the Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church! I came home from a long week physically tired but spiritual refreshed. I was really excited about being in my pulpit this morning. As Saturday passed, I had a nagging suspicion that the George Zimmerman verdict would be announced before the day was over. I was right. So […]

Saturday Shout-Outs: Dallas, Sanford, & Ministry Links

Thanks for reading my blog. You can sign-up for email updates of future posts under my picture to the left. I spent this week in Dallas at the 2013 E.K. Bailey Conference: Preaching 360. I had the opportunity to speak in the Tuesday evening general session. I gave four lectures on preaching through Philippians. And […]

Saturday Shout-Outs: & Ministry Links

I hope you had a good and safe Independence Day this week. Thanks for reading my blog. Here are some of the posts, events, and articles that caught my attention this week. You can sign-up for email updates of future posts under the picture to the left. Please pray for the 2013 E.K. Bailey Preaching […]