“We _________ Kings”: How Many Wise Men Were There?

It’s another Advent season, and another round of articles poised to rob us of our Christmas joy. This is not one of those articles. Sufjan Stevens encourages us to embrace the inner Christmas unicorn each December. It’s a time of imagination, celebration, and mirth. So, as we come to the traditional Christmas carol “We Three …

New Post at For The Church: “Three Essentials For Every Pastor’s Toolbox”

I've got a new post over at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary's great resource For The Church about a topic that might interest curious church members. How does a pastor preach so many sermons in a year? As I've entered the ministry myself, I've come to realize preaching is not one-size-fits-all. Depending on the setting, the audience, …