Tagged: sermon

How to Really Change the Lives of People

How to Really Change the Lives of People

Most people want to know that their life matters. You can call it making a difference in the world, searching for the meaning of life, discovering your purpose, identifying your calling, proving yourself, changing the world, making a dent in the universe,...

video of Malcolm Gladwell speaking at Saddleback Church

video of Malcolm Gladwell speaking at Saddleback Church

Closing out the sermon series 50 Days of Transformation is Pastor Rick Warren and the popular author Malcolm Gladwell, speaking from his latest title, David & Goliath. Watch the Facing Giants In Life & Work video at http://saddleback.com/watch/media/11278 and every hour this...

What about Asian American Preaching

What about Asian American Preaching

Professor Daniel Wong at Tyndale Seminary recently presented at a workshop on “The Art of Preaching in Asian American Settings” and I talked with him about his insights about the distinctives of Asian American preaching. Watch the video: On his web page...

recalibrating my talking points

recalibrating my talking points

Keen observers here at my personal blog may have noticed a change of pace with blog posts as of late. This disruption of rhythm involves 2 things. One, I’ve been rethinking how I can better communicate my own voice while representing 2...

2/21 seminar: how to listen to a sermon

2/21 seminar: how to listen to a sermon

A pastor friend I know, from my old DTS days (Dallas Seminary), is doing a free seminar on sermon appreciation in 2 weeks: How To Listen To A Sermon: A Seminar [link to facebook event page] Mark 4:23 “If anyone has ears...

Why does it hurt so much?

Why does it hurt so much?

Listen in on my sermon [mp3] titled “Why does it hurt so much?” based on John 11:17-36, delivered this morning at Great Commission Community Church in Arlington, Virginia. I stayed in the moment and somber mood of the past week, so the...

a new kind of sermon for me

a new kind of sermon for me

I’ve just finished my sermon outline for tomorrow. I’ll be guest-speaking at Great Commission Community Church in Arlington, Virginia, the next county over from Centreville. The preaching date was scheduled months ago. I was actually on the phone with the church coordinator...

recorded conversations

recorded conversations

What a full day! So after my sermon yesterday morning, I needed to get myself rehydrated. Stopped by the Tenleytown Whole Foods and grabbed a bottle of Naked Juice Mighty Mango. Then an afternoon nap, leftovers for dinner, and get our monthly...