Monday, 09 December 2019 13:35

John the Baptist Goes Viral!

Just once, I would like something I do to go viral. I know it's cliche, but it would be exhilarating. Unfortunately, this is the goal of most millennials, making it easier said than done. 
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 09:39

Make It Count

One day last week, I jumped in my car and headed to work. Things seemed normal until the light in front of me turned red and I hit the brakes. Nothing happened. I hit them again - still nothing.
Monday, 11 November 2019 04:25

Your Tweets Aren't Changing the World

Former U.S. President Barack Obama made headlines recently by criticizing our “call-out culture.” It was timely and delivered with the kind of unambiguous clarity that’s typically absent from stressed out politicians trying to tow the party line.

Sunday, 03 November 2019 11:00

Kanye

Over the course of the past week, I've been captivated by the Kanye West story. In case you’re unfamiliar, he’s the infamous hip hop star turned radical follower of Jesus and bold proclamation evangelist.

It's been a stunning turnaround.
Sunday, 20 October 2019 11:10

If Timothy Had Instagram... (Part 4)

“Substance over influence” (1Tim.4:6-16)

I recently got an invite to speak somewhere that made me nervous. I sensed a weight of responsibility and found myself asking whether my inner life matched the opportunity of influence I was being invited into.

Sunday, 06 October 2019 12:20

How Would Jesus React to Greta Thunberg?

If you’re like me, you’ve probably asked yourself in the last few weeks, “Who is Greta Thunberg?”
Monday, 30 September 2019 04:25

Find Rest for Your Restless Heart

For a long time, I woke up feeling anxious. I would run through the list of possible causes, and as the busyness of the day kicked in, the anxiety would settle into the background - it wouldn’t be gone, just less dominating.

A few days ago, the Provoke & Inspire team conducted a focus group with eight unchurched young people from the Twin Cities. When the idea was first proposed, I had my reservations. I was in the middle of a crazy summer touring season and frankly, I wasn’t sure if it would work. Yet despite my hesitations, we moved forward.

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 07:23

Would Jesus Watch Game of Thrones?

*This blog post is a follow-up to Episode 157 of the Provoke & Inspire Podcast: “Should Followers of Jesus Be Watching Game of Thrones?"*

To listen to the full episode click here.

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 14:23

If Timothy Had Instagram... (Part 3)

“Your public profile matters” (1Tim.2:8-10; 3:1-13)

This is a big one - possibly the largest challenge and most important theme when it comes to our social media engagement. How you portray yourself publicly matters. The impression you give to others matters.

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