Pastoral Lament for Tyler Trent

Pastoral Lament for Tyler Trent

On Tuesday I received a text I feared would be coming soon: “Tyler Trent just passed into heaven.” Based upon what I was hearing from his parents, Tony and Kelly, I knew Tyler was entering his final days. But the sober reality of that definitive text was...
Pray with Joy in Mind

Pray with Joy in Mind

For over 15 years, I’ve led a monthly prayer meeting for the churches I’ve served. One of the most inspiring moments is when we ask for people to share answers to prayer. Frankly, I’m not sure why we don’t do this more, because it is always deeply encouraging. I’ve...