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Open Air Preaching

Open Air Preaching from Home

I am sure you’ve heard of “working from home.” But have you heard of open air preaching from home? I want to share what I think was a singularly unique experience to me. Maybe you’ll think so, too! My 3 year old son Wesley had just gone outside into the backyard. My teenagers were on […]

Encouragment Today

I made an error recently which resulted in $70 in overdraft fees in my ministry account. I felt really bad about this and that the stupid mistake I made had cost so much money. I want to be a good steward in all my affairs, but I feel especially obligated to be watchful with money […]

Preaching to the Choir?

Dear reader, the question this article proposes to answer is, “Why would I go to a Christian worship event to preach?” Do I just want to start trouble? Is this literally a form of preaching to the choir? Do I believe only that only I and 14 other Calvinists on the internet are the “true […]

2017 Arnold Report – 4

This is part 4 of a series. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 What a great day we had! Our prayer stand received very little attention, but Kurtis and I combined for at least a couple hours of preaching, our young people handed out almost 1000 tracts and distributed 150 The Biggest Question DVDs. There […]

2017 Arnold Report – 3

This is part 3 of a series. Part 1 Part 2 While I was preaching outside the Arnold Classic, a man sat and seemed to listen for a long time. Kurtis noticed this and went over to talk to him. This was an excellent thing for him to notice. Kurtis ended up talking to this […]

2017 Arnold Report – 2

This is part 2 of a series. Part 1 Our standard procedure is to arrive early when going to an outreach. But in the case of the Arnold, there is a constant stream of traffic all day, so that wasn’t a big concern. Nevertheless, we arrived before our 12:00 goal. We did what we usually […]

2017 Arnold Report – 1

The Arnold Classic is an annual athletic event held in Columbus, OH which attracts a large number of people from all over the world. For several years in a row we have gone to the central location for the event and preached Christ crucified, handed out tracts and engaged people in conversations. Here is a […]