• 5 Things We Can Learn from the African Church
    June 27, 2017 Read More
    Category - Missiology
    5 Things We Can Learn from the African Church

    I’m always humbled and amazed by the rapid growth and strength of the African Church. In the past, we sent missionaries to evangelize the African nations. The reality is that they’ve grown to be such spiritual giants they’re now sending missionaries to evangelize the increasingly pagan west!

  • What's Really Wrong with America?
    June 15, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    What’s Really Wrong with America?

    This should be America’s new gilded age. Yet, in a world increasingly controlled by knowledge and technology, we appear to be mismanaging our moment.

  • cultivating seeds
    May 30, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    Commencement: Cultivating the Seeds

    My news feed is full of commencement addresses. Some are going viral because they’re funny, while others are drawn from…

  • April 25, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    5 Things I’ve learned from David Green

    There are things you only learn through association with others. I’ve been blessed to be surrounded by incredible people who are constantly teaching me things I’d never get to experience otherwise. One of these people is David Green, founder and CEO of Hobby Lobby.

  • April 20, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    Lessons I’ve Learned in the Chair

    Today is my last day as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Oral Roberts University. It has been an incredibly enriching experience. I can honestly say the Chair has given me more than I have given it in the life and leadership lessons it has provided.

  • April 6, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    Rogue Waves: Is The Risk Worth The Reward?

    I’m convinced that in life, like in the ocean, the deeper the water, the more precious the natural resource waiting to be exploited.

  • March 14, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    What I Learned from John C. Maxwell

    John C. Maxwell is the leadership guru. He’s the guy whose books you read and seminars you attend if you want to become a better leader.

  • March 7, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    Are You a Movement or a Ministry?

    In a collaborative and globalized world the Church needs to be thinking more about building movements and less about building isolated organizations.

  • March 1, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    The God Who Sees

    Children who should be carefree and playing with their peers are facing the darkest moments of their lives. They flee the violence in their own country, and face challenges adjusting to life as a refugee.

  • January 17, 2017 Read More
    Category - In the News
    New Year’s Resolution: Diving Deep into the Word

    During different seasons of my life, how I read the Bible changes. But one thing does not—my daily time spent in God’s Word is a non-negotiable.