The Law’s Primary Purpose Was Not to Keep It

You can’t understand the purpose of the Ten Commandments until you grasp the timeline of when Moses climbed the mountain to receive them. God gave the 10 Commandments…

1 Samuel: Looking on the Heart

I thoroughly enjoyed Dale Ralph Davis’ commentary on 1 Samuel: Looking on the Heart.  He is able to cover what is needed to be covered without getting lost…

Student Pastors Aren’t in the Bible (And Neither Are the Rest of Our Church Positions)

I’m often asked about my thoughts regarding student ministry and student pastors.  In my context, I am often talking with pastors and aspiring ministers at meetings, camps, and events….

I Want to Be Obed-Edom

As King David prepares to bring the Ark of the Covenant back into Jerusalem, something shocking occurs.  The Israelites were transporting the ark on a cart driven by…

Worship by the Book

After God’s Own Heart Worship by the Book (2 Samuel 6) When David returned the ark to Jerusalem, he learned how God takes worship very seriously.  We can’t…

Overview of 2 Samuel

I have loved preaching through 1-2 Samuel. This video explores the main ideas and flow of thought of the book of 2 Samuel. The Bible Project is a…

Overview of 1 Samuel

I have loved preaching through 1-2 Samuel. This video explores the main ideas and flow of thought of the book of 1 Samuel. The Bible Project is a…

Jesus Is the Greater David [Sermon Clip]

Taken from the sermon, “There’s Always Somebody Taller.”