May 6th, 2021
What’s the #1 predictor of an athlete is going to have a successful season? Is it how well they did last year?Is it how expensive their gear is? Is it how good of a team they are on? None of that, t...
\"Why does the resurrection matter?\"
April 14th, 2021
For most people, Easter is just another holiday. We might get dressed up a little more, have family over, and make sure we are in church that Sunday.And there’s nothing wrong with celebrating with fa...
"But what can I actually do?": Short thoughts and a few resources on teenagers, social media, and injustice.
March 10th, 2021
There has probably never been a generation where social justice was more popular than with our teenagers right now.Poverty.Racism.Sex trafficking.You name it.Our teenagers are loudly and strongly spea...
Eastside "At Home" Guide
February 17th, 2021
It’s a lot of work to limit distractions, get everyone together, and try to mimic an authentic church experience in your own living room.Worse, we’re worried if that over time, our church at home expe...
"We're talking about sex at CHURCH?!?"
February 3rd, 2021
Today, the average person is exposed to pornography at 11 years old. In High School in Middle School, sex is talked about in our music and on TV, in classes at school, and between friends. So if we do...
How are you going to spend this summer?
January 12th, 2021
Why do we reach the end of the summer and feel like we wasted it?...
Book Recommendations for 2021
December 31st, 2020
Here are three of my all-time must-reads for both students AND parents. None of these are brand new books, but if you've never read any of these before, you have to get through these to start off your...