Jesus, the Christ

In a culture that likes the idea of Jesus, but doesn’t have a great idea of who he is, it’s crucial that we know who he claimed to be and what his followers confessed about him.  I just started a 3 week series on “ICHTHUS,” the confession of faith embedded in the so-called “Jesus fish” that […]

Faithfulness in College Is ‘Life-Wide’ – The Gospel Coalition

I have a new post over at The Gospel Coalition, where I talk about “life-wide” faithfulness. Written directly to college students, but applies just as well to all kinds of students (including students of life)! College students need to see that faithfulness is both life-long (college and beyond) and life-wide (academics and beyond). Source: Faithfulness […]

Does All Prayer Get Answered? (Consult this Flow Chart)

I preached on Matthew 7:7-12–the “Ask, Seek, Knock” passage–and dealt with the problem of prayers that don’t get answered, especially in light of Jesus’ promise that “everyone who asks receives.” What do we do with that promise? How do we reconcile that with our experience? Working with my wife Jess, I made up this flow […]

Invite-only collaborative event for those involved in collegiate-reaching churches and church planting.

Date: November 16, 2015—November 18, 2015
Event: East Coast Collegiate Collaborative (Harrisonburg, VA)
Location: Harrisonburg, VA
Public: Private

Hosted by Calvary Church in State College, PA. The Faith, Life, and Work Conference is about helping people connect their faith to their everyday calling.

Date: November 6, 2015—November 7, 2015
Event: Faith, Life, and Work Conference (State College, PA)
Sponsor: Calvary Church
Public: Public

Weekend Retreat for men of Living Hope Church in New Freedom, PA

Date: October 23, 2015—October 24, 2015
Event: Living Hope Church (New Freedom, PA)
Public: Public

A one-day conference event designed to help young adults not only have faith in college (and beyond), but to GROW in their faith

Date: August 29, 2015
Time: 09:30 a.m. -04:30 p.m.
Event: Elevate Conference (Altoona, PA)
Topic: Want to Change the World?
Venue: Element Church (in the Pleasant Valley Shopping Center)
Location: 3415 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
Altoona, PA 16602
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

How can we not only survive but thrive in a post-Christian culture?

Date: August 15, 2015
Time: 09:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Event: Living in a Post-Christian Culture (Buffalo, NY)
Sponsor: Delaware Avenue Baptist Church and Christ Community Church Lockport
Venue: Delaware Avenue Baptist Church
Location: 965 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
Public: Public