I was oddly encouraged while doing my taxes the other day. (That's not a sentence you'll read too often from people in my tax bracket). I was getting ready to file my taxes via a popular do-it-yourself website and something seemed amiss. I was expecting to owe thousands of dollars to Uncle Sam, but the … Continue reading List ‘Em
I sold out for seven years. For my first seven years of vocational ministry, I hid some of my most fervent beliefs about God and His Word for fear of losing my job. When called upon to preach, I almost never dealt with passages from the Bible that dealt with themes or topics I thought … Continue reading Painfully Liberated
Carmen and I are proud to introduce you to our new son, Wesley James White! Wesley James was born on May 25, 2016 at 2:17 PM. He weighed 7 lbs even and measured 19 inches long. We thought we would have a few months to prepare for our new baby's arrival. But God had different … Continue reading INTRODUCING OUR BABY BOY!!!
Andrew and I have so much to fill everyone in on since the end of February. First off, thank you to everyone who helped us complete our Bonfire T-Shirt fundraiser (we highly recommend this option for t-shirts). We had a blast watching the Lord provide each day as the numbers seemingly crept up each day. … Continue reading An Update from Carmen
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In Deuteronomy 6, Moses introduced the idea of gospel-centered parenting to the people of Israel. Now, upon hearing this declaration, you might say, "Wait...Jesus had not yet come, so the gospel had not yet been fully revealed." True enough. But in Deuteronomy 6, we find the single most important declaration in Jewish life, the Shema. … Continue reading The Proof of Gospel-Centered Parenting
Carmen and I are happy to announce that we have begun the adoption process through International Family Services! Many of you know that the past couple of years have been very trying as we battled against cancer and infertility. We have spent much time mourning both the (temporary) loss of Carmen's health as well as … Continue reading BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!!!
Last week, our church allowed the student ministry to take over the Sunday morning worship service. We had a blast. The students did the announcements, the worship, and played a game with the congregation. One of our students gave a wonderful testimony of how the Lord has worked in her life over her first year … Continue reading Gospel-Centered Family