7 Steps to Help You Pursue a New Life Direction

So you want to step out in a new life direction. But you’re afraid. That’s normal. Fear often keeps us from moving forward.What if I showed you the steps needed to move forward with clarity, confidence, and abundant faith to live an authentic life adventure?First let me acknowledge that I did not follow all of the steps I am about to share with you—not intentionally anyway. Some I had to learn the hard way.When I stepped away from a secure paycheck as the principal of a Christian … [Read more...]

5 Suggestions For Finding Your New Life Direction

Do you know where you are headed next in life? Do you know where you should be headed next? If you’re like a lot of us, you may have accidentally fallen into a life direction instead of intentionally choosing your best path.But it doesn’t have to be that way. In fact, it shouldn’t be that way.God created each one of us with unique strengths, passions, and skills sets. He gave us each unique relationship connections that open doors of opportunity unavailable to others.And He expec … [Read more...]

Republican Convention Rules: It Takes a Majority

It takes a majority.It takes a majority of delegates to win the Republican nomination for President.It is not complicated.It is not new.These rules have been basically the same since the founding of the Party. A majority of the delegates to the convention must vote for a candidate if he or she is to become the Party's nominee.Yet Trump and his fans are demanding the rules be changed to accommodate him.They are demanding that the Establishment (whatever that is anymore) … [Read more...]

[Audio] How Pastors Can Preach about Religious Freedom

My friend Dr. McKay Caston (who happens to also be my pastor) preached a sermon recently that demonstrates how pastors can and should preach about religious freedom.It is fine example of speaking the truth in love and preparing a congregation for the rising tide of persecution in America.McKay has agreed to let me post the audio here and share his sermon notes below. You can follow his blog here.I encourage you to share them with pastors and church leaders and prayerfully encourage … [Read more...]

You Will Be Made to Care: CA Barber Sued for Religious Beliefs on Gender

The cultural wildfire is spreading, just as we predicted in You Will Be Made to Care. First they came for the bakers, florists, pharmacists, adoption agencies and fire chiefs. Now they have come for the barbers. Gender identity that is now being used to pressure a California barber to violate his conscience.Richard Hernandez only cuts men's hair. He interprets a passage from 1 Corinthians (pronounced First Corinthians, Donald) "if a woman has long hair, it is her glory" to mean that he … [Read more...]

Will Rules Matter for Trump and Fans at GOP Convention?

Republicans ignoring the rule of law is part of what has Trump voters so upset in the first place.So I find it more than a little ironic that both Trump and his fans are threatening riots (figuratively, of course—wink) and Trumpertantrums if he fails to secure a majority of the delegates and is not made the nominee anyways.Trump and all candidates knew the rules going into this process: you must secure a majority of the delegates to get the nomination.At the current pace, none of … [Read more...]

Marco Rubio and Today’s Leadership Test

After the voting results yesterday, it is abundantly clear, or at least it should be, that Marco Rubio has no path to a majority of delegates in the Republican primary.But that doesn’t mean he does not have significant influence at this moment in the race. In fact, he may be the most influential player today. How he makes his next move will matter significantly for the future of our nation.Leadership can be a funny thing, often requiring us to take counterintuitive actions to keep m … [Read more...]

Georgia Governor Claims Jesus Wants Him to Oppose Religious Liberty

The Atlanta Journal Constitution actually used this headline to report Governor Nathan Deal's surrender of religious freedom in Georgia: Nathan Deal makes a forceful, biblical case against Georgia’s ‘religious liberty’ bill If ever there was a snort-worthy headline, this is it.The truth is that what we are seeing in Georgia is crony capitalism at its worst—big business in bed with lovers of big government being pushed by special interests to trample the rights of the majority of citizen … [Read more...]


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