Monthly Archives: January 2016


UPCOMING TEXT-DRIVEN PREACHING CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Plans are progressing on the new School of Preaching at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary! Kick-off date: August 1. I am honored to be able to serve as the inaugural Dean of this new school. God is already opening many doors to preach and to teach Text-driven preaching in the US and around the world. Here   …Continue Reading


DRAGNET DEAN REDUX

This is the city: Fort Worth, Texas. This is the seminary: Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. A 108 year history. One of the largest in the world. Long hallways full of classrooms. Students from all over the planet. A world-class faculty. For 12 years now I have walked her halls. I don’t carry a badge. I   …Continue Reading


PREACHING IN THE PHILIPPINES

Nestled in the mountains about a five hour drive north of Manila, Baguio is a city of some 300,000 + people. My I-phone tells me the weather back home in the D/FW metroplex is cloudy and 34 degrees. Here it is sunny and 73 degrees. The Pilipino people are as gracious and hospitable as you   …Continue Reading


5 KEYS FOR YOUR 2016 SPIRITUAL TRAVEL GUIDE

Two things are important when you take a trip: transportation and discrimination. You must know how you are going to get there and you must determine what to take with you. If you want to ruin your trip, take too much luggage. It is the same in your Christian life. Knowing what to take and   …Continue Reading