Mission Trips – the Other Side of the Mat
17 February 2015
You’ve likely heard the debate about mission trips. On one hand, books and blog posts have cited their potential to do more harm than good. A handful of people with significant platforms have argued that it’s better to send money and prayer-fueled encouragement than a short-term team to..
The Impact of a Big Day of Serving
06 October 2014
A picture is worth a thousand words. That seems about right. It’s at least as many words that I’ve invested into a friendship with the Mayor’s Office of the City of Akron through The Big Day of Serving. I’ve shared in previous posts how amazing it’s been..
Failing the Jesus Breathalyzer Test
21 April 2014
Go ahead and say this out loud with me: “I am a missionary.” You can stand up if it will help. Maybe pretend like you’re Russell Crowe in “Gladiator.” (But not Russell Crowe in “Noah,” because we all know “Gladiator” is still more Christian than..