Mission Trips that Actually Help Plants

Mission trips can be a huge blessing to church planters. However, they need to be mission efforts that actually help the planter and the plant. What are some ways that mission trips actually help church plants?

How to Leverage Your Schedule for Effective Preaching

Preaching and proclaiming the Word of God is one of the most important callings for any Pastor. How do you leverage your schedule to build effective sermons? How do you guard and protect your study time? Are there day by day goals we should accomplish in building messages throughout the week?

Bitterness Towards the Mistress

Often, ministry can become a bitter mistress that pulls a spouse away from their families. How do we have a healthy view of ministry? As a spouse, how do you not become bitter and jealous over ministry? Being married to someone called to vocational ministry, how do you find your own place in the Kingdom work?

Cultivating a movement of God in Your Student Ministry

Any movement of God is a work of God. Only movements can come from God. However, are there things that we can be doing in our churches and ministries to cultivate the ground to be prepared for a movement of God among our students?

Why It’s Ok, To Not Be Ok

Depression, anxiety and suicide are silent killers in the church that no one wants to talk about, address or admit are real. This interview addresses all three. As the church, how do we minister to these very real issues?


What is the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention all about? What is the Southern Baptist Convention? What is the difference between the two, and what are the similarities? Also, where are we headed in the future? How does someone get involved?

Deciding What To Preach

Standing with the Word of God in front of the people of God is an incredible privilege, and a weighty task. How we decide what to preach/teach? What things should be considered in figuring out what the teaching needs of the congregation are?

Taking on Generalizations about Millennials

Reaching Millennials is a hot topic right now in the church. However, is the church “shooting itself in the foot” by the way that it is “generalizing” Millennials. Are we seeing this generation as people, instead of projects?

Welcome to Advance Now

What is Advance Now all about? What is the drive, mission, and vision of Advance Now? Take two minutes to listen to this Intro, and join in on being a part of advancing the Kingdom of God!