God’s Word for Women: Rise Up!

God’s Word for Women: Rise Up!

The world has had a bit of a history telling women to sit down. To stay quiet. To stay in their place. Jesus has a history of telling women to stand up, to rise up, to speak up. When the woman who touched the hem of his garment to receive healing for her bleeding...
The Role and Value of Women in Jesus’ Ministry

The Role and Value of Women in Jesus’ Ministry

Here’s a confession. When I read passages like this… When they arrived, they went to the upstairs room of the house where they were staying. Here are the names of those who were present: Peter, John, James, Andrew, Philip, Thomas, Bartholomew, Matthew,...
Lies Men Believe About Marriage: She Just 'Gets' Me

Lies Men Believe About Marriage: She Just 'Gets' Me

One of the more entertaining things I’ve gotten to do as a pastor for twenty years is to give counsel to engaged couples about their upcoming life together as a married couple. I say that it’s entertaining because, while I’m trying to give advice to...
3 Vital Lessons from One of the Best Leaders I Know

3 Vital Lessons from One of the Best Leaders I Know

I’ve hung out with megachurch pastors and I’ve read plenty of books and biographies of great leaders. But there is a hero from whom I’ve learned more about relational leadership than anyone else – my wife, Angie Cox. I’ve learned about...

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