What I Learned from Running a Half-Marathon

Warm-Up: Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Over the past year, I’ve added about two inches to my waistline. This …

Do Christians Need to go to Church?

A popular idea amongst millennials, and perhaps every other generation, is that you can be …

Jesus Talks About the Birds and the Bees

This post is part of a series about living as Salt and Light. See other …

How Ordinary People Change Lives Through Extraordinary Kindness

Things have been a little quiet on Embracing Exile for the last few weeks because …

Why Servant Leadership Produces Better Results

*This post on Servant Leadership is an excerpt from the 15 Leadership Principles in the …

Righteous Anger vs Unrighteous Anger

Today we’ll be talking about the difference between righteous anger and unrighteous anger. Understanding the …

Why we should love the Law

Warm-up: Matthew 5:17-20 *This post is part of a series on How to be a Light …

How to be a light of the world

Warm-Up: Matthew 5:1-16 I remember in my college days thinking I pretty much understood everything there …

How to Keep your Love Growing

Warm-Up: 1 Thessalonians 3:1-13 I’ve learned a lot about love this year. My wife gave …

How good is good enough?

Warm-Up: Matthew 5:17-48 The Clean Car? I have a confession: I rarely clean my car. …