Topical Index

Anger

Hurricanes People and Storm Shelters (Sermon/Blog Post)

Jehu: A Character Study (Bible Study)

Barabbas

Barabbas (Monologue/Story)

Bible

Warning (Blog Post)

Blessed

The Beattitudes Revisted (Reading)

Brokenness

The Beattitudes Revisted (Reading)

Doctor Visit, The

He is There (Sermon Reading)

You’re Going to Break It or Worship It

Change

Doctor Visit, The

Radical Change (Sermon Outline)

A Soul Revolution

Character

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

Character Welcomed (Sermon/Bible Study)

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

Scandalous Salvation and Four Amazing Leaps (Sermon/Bible Study)

Christmas

Mary’s Little Boy (Sermon)

Six Steps to Simplify Christmas (Blog Post, Ideas)

Church

Death of a Church, The (Sermon Tool, Reading)

What is Church? (Spoken Word/Poetry)

What Kind of Church is It?

Ten Classes You Won’t Take in Seminary

Worship: a Pastor’s Perspective

Ragged Stranger (Poem, Spoken Word)

Saviors will Arise But… (Blog Post/Sermon Tool)

Solving that Annoying Problem of Church Growth (Humor)

Compassion

He is There (Sermon Reading)

Compromise

If You’re a Lot, You’re a Little

Communion

I Saw You (Dramatic Reading, Prayer)

Communion Meditation (Reading for Worship)

Condemnation

Two Voices (Devotional/Sermon Tool)

Courage

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

Saviors will Arise But… (Blog Post/Sermon Tool)

Crucifixion

Barabbas (Monologue/Story)

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

I Saw You (Dramatic Reading, Prayer)

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

Decisions

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

Demons

A Paranormal Event

Dependence

He is Fathering Me (Neediness) (Reading, Reflection, Poem)

Easter

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

Experience

Ten Classes You Won’t Take in Seminary

Evangelism

Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying (Monologues)

Faith

Scandalous Salvation and Four Amazing Leaps (Sermon/Bible Study)

Tell Me the Story: (3 person worship reading)

Fathers

Shepherd’s Portrait (Duet Sketch)

Fear

Fear of Aunts (Family, Blog Post)

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

If You’re a Lot, You’re a Little

Forgiveness

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

Praying Before the Day (Sermon and Listening Sheet)

A Second Chance at Forgiveness (Sermon Outline)

A Soul Revolution

The Romance of the Ages

Friendship

Hurricanes People and Storm Shelters (Sermon/Blog Post)

Generosity

16 Reasons to Tithe (Blog/Sermon Idea)

The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

You’re Going to Break It or Worship It

Glory

Can We Go Back to the Way Worship Used to Be? Facedown? (Blog Post Bible Study Tool)

Containers, We Are (Reading, Sermon Tool)

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

The Minister’s Could Not Minister

Grace

Barabbas (Monologue/Story)

Containers, We Are (Reading, Sermon Tool)

Doctor Visit, The

Employee or Family Member

 Fake News that Many Christians Believe (Blog Post/Sermon Idea)

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

Five Survival Sayings

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

It’s Not about Legalism (Bible Study, Sermon Tool)

Prayer of a Messy Follower

Romance of the Ages

Second Chance at Forgiveness (Sermon Outline)

Scandalous Salvation and Four Amazing Leaps (Sermon/Bible Study)

Shepherd’s Portrait (Duet Sketch)

A Soul Revolution

Good Friday

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

Gospel

Tell Me the Story: (A 3 person worship reading)

Grace

Two Voices (Devotional/Sermon Tool)

Gratitude

Prayer of a Messy Follower

You’re Going to Break It or Worship It

Growth

 13 Ways to Stay Small

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

If You’re a Lot, You’re a Little

Healing

Doctor Visit, The

Interrupter, The

Heaven

The Net (Drama Sketch, Readers Theatre)

Holy/Holiness

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

It’s Not about Legalism (Bible Study, Sermon Tool)

Honor

Honor

Humor

A Dog’s Life 

Fear of Aunts (Family, Blog Post)

Ten Classes You Won’t Take in Seminary

Four Prayers I Wish I Didn’t Hear

Solving that Annoying Problem of Church Growth (Humor)

Hymns

Sing While Bleeding

Hypocrisy

A Soul Revolution

Identity

Identity (Brennan Manning Quote)

Jehu

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

Jesus

Containers, We Are (Reading, Sermon Tool)

Doctor Visit, The

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

Shepherd’s Portrait (Duet Sketch)

Ragged Stranger (Poem, Spoken Word)

Tell Me the Story: (worship reading)

8 Movements of Jesus Prayer (Bible Study/Sermon)

Judgment Day

 The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

The Net (Drama Sketch, Readers Theatre)

Law

It’s Not about Legalism (Bible Study, Sermon Tool)

Leadership

6 Suprising Things About Leadership

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

Saviors will Arise But… (Blog Post/Sermon Tool)

Legalism

It’s Not about Legalism (Bible Study, Sermon Tool)

Lies

 Fake News that Many Christians Believe (Blog Post/Sermon Idea)

Light

Containers, We Are (Reading, Sermon Tool)

Lord’s Supper

Communion Meditation (Reading for Worship)

The Final Hours (Worship Service, Readers Theatre)

I Saw You (Dramatic Reading, Prayer)

Lord’s Prayer

8 Movements of Jesus Prayer (Bible Study/Sermon)

Love

Five Survival Sayings (Blog Post, Sermon)

It’s Not about Legalism (Bible Study, Sermon Tool)

Jesus Loved Martha, Her Sister, Lazarus (and Me)

The Romance of the Ages

A Soul Revolution

Meek

The Beattitudes Revisted (Reading)

Marriage

Marriage Rules to Break

The Romance of the Ages

Mercy

Two Voices (Devotional/Sermon Tool)

Ministry

Containers, We Are (Reading, Sermon Tool)

Miracles

Interrupter, The (Poem)

Minister’s Could Not Minister, The

Missions

Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying (Monologues)

Moments

Declarations for Every Day

Elbow Room and Alarm Clocks

Moses

Can We Go Back to the Way Worship Used to Be? Facedown? (Blog Post Bible Study Tool)

Motherhood

A Word of Advice from Jesus’ Mother

Seven Pastor Traps on Mother’s Day

Music

Worship: a Pastor’s Perspective

Names of God

He is I AM

New Years

A Different Kind of Resolution

Obedience

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

A Word of Advice from Mary

Opportunity

If You’re a Lot, You’re a Little

I Am in a Hurry

Pain

 Fake News that Many Christians Believe (Blog Post/Sermon Idea)

Palm Sunday

It’s Sunday Evening

Parables

The Net (Drama Sketch, Readers Theatre)

Waiting, Prodigals and Prayer (Blog Post, Preaching Tool)

Parenting

Upgrading the Antenae (Humor Article)

Passion

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

 I am in a Hurry (Reading)

Pastors

A (Realistic) Prayer for Pastors

Seven Pastor Traps on Mother’s Day

Ten Classes You Won’t Take in Seminary

Worship: a Pastor’s Perspective

People Problems

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

Hurricanes People and Storm Shelters (Sermon/Blog Post)

Politics

Saviors will Arise But… (Blog Post/Sermon Tool)

A Soul Revolution

Prayer

8 Movements of Jesus Prayer (Bible Study/Sermon)

14 Prayer Modes 

40 Things to Pray as Your Kids Head off to School

Day in the Life of a Friend (Dramatic Sketch)

 Fake News that Many Christians Believe (Blog Post/Sermon Idea)

Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying (Monologues)

Seven Ways to Pray

Four Prayers I Wish I Didn’t Hear

Prayer 101 (Sermon/Bible Study)

Prayer of a Messy Follower

Praying Before the Day (Sermon and Listening Sheet)

Waiting, Prodigals and Prayer (Blog Post, Preaching Tool)

Presence of God

He is There (Sermon Reading)

Prodigals

Waiting, Prodigals and Prayer (Blog Post, Preaching Tool)

Prophecy

Praying Before the Day (Sermon and Listening Sheet)

Saviors will Arise But… (Blog Post/Sermon Tool)

Rage

Driving Like Jehu:  A Character Study

Reconciliation

Praying Before the Day (Sermon and Listening Sheet)

Redemption

Barabbas (Monologue/Story)

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

Relationships

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

Hurricanes People and Storm Shelters (Sermon/Blog Post)

Religion

A Soul Revolution

Death of a Church, The (Sermon Tool, Reading)

Resentment

13 Ways to Stay Small

A Soul Revolution

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

Revenge

A Soul Revolution

Rewards

The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

Sacrifice

Communion Meditation (Reading for Worship)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

Salvation

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

The Romance of the Ages

Scripture

Warning (Blog Post)

Second Coming

The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

Praying Before the Day (Sermon and Listening Sheet)

Seduction

4 Undeniable Truths about Snap-Decisions (Sermon Outline/Blog)

Service

The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

Ragged Stranger (Poem, Spoken Word)

Shame

5 Survival Sayings (Sermon Idea, Blog Post)

Shepherd’s Portrait (Duet Sketch)

The Price:  (Readers Theatre)

Shepherd

Shepherd’s Portrait (Duet Sketch)

Solomon

Character Welcomed (Sermon/Bible Study)

Sorrow

He is There (Sermon Reading)

Sovereignty

He Knows it All (Sermon tool/Blog Post)

Story

Tell Me the Story: (A 3 person worship reading)

Suffering

 Fake News that Many Christians Believe (Blog Post/Sermon Idea)

He is There (Sermon Reading)

Surprises

The God of Surprises

Surprised by Friends

Surrender

8 Movements of Jesus Prayer (Bible Study/Sermon)

Character Welcomed (Sermon/Bible Study)

Time

Holy from Beginning to End (Poem, Spoken Word)

I am in a Hurry

Tithing

16 Reasons to Tithe (Blog/Sermon Idea)

The Envelope Please… (Sermon Illustration, Blog Post)

Today

Declarations for Every Day

Elbow Room and Alarm Clocks

I am in a Hurry

Transfiguration

Can We Go Back to the Way Worship Used to Be? Facedown? (Blog Post Bible Study Tool)

Waiting

Waiting, Prodigals and Prayer (Blog Post, Preaching Tool)

Wisdom

Character Welcomed (Sermon/Bible Study)

Five People You Should Fear (Sermon, Blog Post, Bible Study content)

Worship

16 Reasons to Tithe (Blog/Sermon Idea)

A Dog’s Life (Sermon Illustration/Blog Post/Humor)

Can We Go Back to the Way Worship Used to Be? Facedown? (Blog Post Bible Study Tool)

Character Welcomed (Sermon/Bible Study)

Far Beyond Imagination

Interrupter, The

Prayer of a Messy Follower

The Minister’s Could Not Minister

Worship: a Pastor’s Perspective

Worship is Change

You’re Going to Break It or Worship It

Wounds

Doctor Visit, The