New Leaf Podcast with my Friend Evan

New Leaf Podcast with my Friend Evan

Over the next few months you’ll see a handful of podcasts that I hosted for the New Leaf Project. Right now they’re releasing a Neighbourhood series. In this episode I sit down with Evan Spencer to talk about his trajectory from youth pastor to church...
On the Puddcast with Jonathan Puddle

On the Puddcast with Jonathan Puddle

Was invited to hang out with Jonathan Puddle on his podcast in June. We had a good chat on the intersection of race in a Canadian context, and the state of the church. Have a listen this weekend....
2 Ways to Finally Build Church Planting Movements

2 Ways to Finally Build Church Planting Movements

There are two main threats to church plants: money and people. Running out of both produces inevitable demise. The answer to both, ironically, simultaneously answers a question on how to produce replicating planting movements. If I said there are one of two ways for a...

Why Debt and Seminary or Bible College Don’t Mix

**Repost from 2012, 2015, with updates.** In May 2019, billionaire Robert F Smith declared to the graduating class of 2019 at Morehouse college in Atalanta, GA, that he would cover their student debt. 400 students had amassed approximately $40 million in student loans...