Autism and the First Day of School

Disability and Faith

Like many parents, we sent our children off today for their first day of school for the year. We took the obligatory pictures of our three children and posted them on Facebook. Except we have […]

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On Being a Pastor and Teacher

Leadership and Ministry

Between my time as the pastor of Woodford Baptist Church/First Baptist Church Meaford and my current church of Queen Street Baptist Church, I had an opportunity to wrestle with my calling. During that time, I […]

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What’s the Difference Between Teaching and Preaching?

Preaching

Is there a difference between preaching and teaching? There certainly is overlap. There are some larger churches that have a position called teaching pastor. What is meant by that is that this pastor is released […]

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Faith Living Up to Her Name

Our youngest daughter’s name is Faith. Yesterday she did something that me very happy. Her class had to do a Thanksgiving assignment that included the things that they are thankful. It includes many of the […]

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5 Ways to Become a Lifelong Learner

Lifelong Learner

I have often heard students talk about being eager to graduate so they can stop studying and start doing. While I am eager to graduate in my own current studies, it is a mistake to […]

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What Apologetics Training Should You Get?

Apologetics Training

If you have heard that you need a PhD in philosophy of religion to be an apologist, you have been misled. It is a great degree to have but you can be involved in apologetics […]

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Quality Investments

In previous years, we had quite a time getting Justus to school. He just did not want to go. This year was much different. In fact there were times that Justus was sick and we […]

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Should Children With Autism Be Allowed to Participate in Graduation?

Disability and Faith

A family with a child with autism has been told that the entire special needs class will be excluded from the school’s graduation ceremony. Aside from the idea of having a graduation from kindergarten (none […]

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“Only” an Adjunct

Apologetics and Theology

Many apologists and other Christians of an academic bent that I have spoken to have a dream of being a professor. They start their education and even as an undergrad they are planning their promotion […]

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