Building a School and Fighting Slavery

Tomorrow I head back to Haiti, once again, for our first vision trip with some key church partners from: Imago Dei Church, (Tony Merida & Nathan Akin) Connections Church, (Fred & Cara) Visio Dei, (Jeff Ramsey) Hope Community Church, (Adam Lee)  Church @ Lake Travis (Alex) and, of course, Austin New Church and multiple Help […]

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One Word for 2013 — ASK

Last year, after having a conversation with Alece, I joined the OneWord365 community and chose the word Brave. Throughout the year, whenever I would get stuck or frustrated, I would remind myself to be brave. It may seem silly, but it truly impacted my life and how I worked through 2012. Sadly, I never actually […]

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7 Thoughts on 2013

I’m writing as rain falls from the heavens, I hear the drops and splats as I look into the grey dreary sky. My family from Austin is getting ready to return home today and more family arrives tomorrow. My mind is beginning to shift. Each year, I take the week in-between Christmas and New Years to […]

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Bring Out Your Best (Guest Post)

From Chris: This is a guest post from Ken Nussbaum for Generous Tuesday. == Last December, I came home from work to find my wife putting together a box of things to give to a family she knew.  Now, one of the things that I love most about my wife is that this wasn’t the […]

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“The greatest single cause of atheism in the world today is Christians: who acknowledge Jesus with their lips, walk out the door, and deny Him by their lifestyle. That is what an unbelieving world simply finds unbelievable.”
― Brennan Manning