GIVEAWAY: The Anxious Christian by Rhett Smith

http://youtu.be/VOk2PT_zUmY What it is… It’s a book! Here’s the official description: In our journey of faith there are moments that produce a certain amount of anxiety. Often anxiety or worry is seen as an evil or un-Christian feeling to have, but The Anxious Christian conveys the message that anxiety can actually be helpful in our…… Continue reading GIVEAWAY: The Anxious Christian by Rhett Smith

How do we minister to the poor with integrity & grace?

It’s taken me nearly a year to work through the book, “When Helping Hurts.” The content and concepts weigh heavy on my heart. In my neighborhood the poor are easy to find. While not in the open, once you have eyes for it, you see poverty everywhere. We have people who squat in abandoned houses…… Continue reading How do we minister to the poor with integrity & grace?

Youth Worker Book of Hope

Back in January 2008 I was asked to participate in something out of character. Tim Baker, a well-established youth ministry author, emailed me and asked if I’d be interested in submitting a chapter to a book he was working on. My first few reactions were simple… – I don’t want to write a book. (Kind…… Continue reading Youth Worker Book of Hope