Earlier this year, you might have read some of my posts about a new Married People ministry that Orange is starting. Along with that, they have a book. Well, that book is now available in digital format! It is the next book on my list to read, and you can get it today, plus some … Continue reading How Your Church Can Build Marriages that Last
Book Writing Update (May 17, 2014)
We have had several people asking recently about our book we mentioned we want to write a couple months ago. Well, here is the update... We're still wanting to do it, and we still feel we are called to do it, but we don't really know where to start. We've been hearing differing opinions about … Continue reading Book Writing Update (May 17, 2014)
Closer: 52 Devotions to Draw Couples Together – Book Review
My wife and I just finished a year with the book, Closer: 52 Devotions to Draw Couples Together, by Jim and Cathy Burns. Here are a few quick thoughts about our experience.
Sermon – Marriage Thoughts from 1 Peter 3:1-7
Back in October 2013, I was asked to preach at RCC about marriage from 1 Peter 3:1-7. Here are a few reflections and the audio recording of that message.
Called to Write a Book
Today, my wife and I are celebrating our fifth anniversary. And we wanted to share with everyone that we feel God is calling us to write a book, and we want to ask for your prayers as God makes this happen.
This past weekend, I had the privilege of going to Chicago to be in a wedding for one of my best friends. Mark and I have been friends since our freshman year of college. We have been in small groups together, we have been roommates, and we have done ministry alongside one another. In fact, … Continue reading Marriage Reflections
Happy 30th Anniversary Mom & Dad!
My parents are currently out celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary on a cruise in the Bahamas. While I wish I was there with them, since I've never been on a cruise, I also cannot think of a better way for them to celebrate. They are together, in an area many refer to as "paradise," and … Continue reading Happy 30th Anniversary Mom & Dad!
Two Becoming One
Last year, I made a list of 14 reasons why I love my wife. I don't plan on doing that again, because those reasons still hold true. However, I want to take a different approach. Today, I want to talk about how important it is for me to be married, specifically in connection with ministry. … Continue reading Two Becoming One
Back in New Hampshire
Yvette and I have been living together in New Hampshire for a total of 5 days so far. It's been great! Two weeks into marriage as well!! The only things I would change (if I could) is to make the weather A LOT warmer and to be able to unpack boxes A LOT faster. So … Continue reading Back in New Hampshire