Topics/Index

GodCanGodCares, an Index

Jesus, the Bible, and the Christian Life

  1. God Can!
  2. God Cares!
  3. Jesus and Covid-19
  4. Finding Jesus: My Beginning
  5. If You're Coasting, You're Going Downhill
  6. A Tale of Two Bibles and the DTV
  7. Wheelbarrow: a Parable of Faith
  8. 54 Promises God Has Made to Me
  9. Annual Commencement Address
  10. Flossing and Prayer
  11. Gaze at God, Glance at Request
  12. (Song) Yet Not I, but Through Christ in Me
  13. A Blurry Vision of God
  14. J Ed at His Best
  15. Keep Your Eye on the Ball
  16. Spiritual Slippers
  17. (Poem) Jesus in the Storm
  18. Jonah, Jesus, and Storms at Sea
  19. Whoopee Cushions, Mother Teresa, and Public Speaking
  20. Kiddie Pool or Ocean Deep?
  21. Let Other Things Go
  22. What Are 'Odds' to God?
  23. Qualify the Unqualified
  24. (Song) The Love of God
  25. A Spiritual Copernican Revolution
  26. Who Should I Marry?
  27. The Kitchen Sink Hose
  28. The Death of Death
  29. Most People Want ...
  30. 21 Surprising Rescues
  31. Put God First
  32. The Four Keys to a Successful Freshman Year
  33. A Shorebird and God
  34. Keep Your Eye on the Ball, Part 2
  35. A Puzzle with a Point
  36. Jesus, Patrick Henry, and a Ham Sandwich
  37. As It Turned Out
  38. God Broke My Finger, and I'm So Grateful
  39. God and Golf
  40. Sleep, Snoring, Spurgeon, and Sermon Prep
  41. May I Marry Your Daughter? (A. Judson)
  42. Celebrity or Obscurity?
  43. Communication, Race, and Culture: 1
  44. Communication, Race, and Culture: 2
  45. Communication, Race, and Culture: 3
  46. Communication, Race, and Culture: 4 (A Poem)
  47. (Song) Is He Worthy?
  48. Privilege
  49. (Poem) One Day Left
  50. Sent!
  51. How Do You Study the Bible?
  52. Gentle and Lowly
  53. Parable of Four Men Falling
  54. Double Names
  55. Counterfeit Gospel
  56. Double Vision
  57. The Frog in the Kettle
  58. Joy in the Midst of Misery
  59. The Power of Story, Part I
  60. The Power of Story, Part II
  61. The Capitulation of Bethany Christian Services
  62. Critical Thinking and Culture
  63. Critical Thinking and Christianity
  64. Resurrection Alternatives, Debunked
  65. The Lead Foot of the Gospel: the Resurrection
  66. The Life of Life in the Life of Christ
  67. In My Place
  68. Forrest Gump Moments
  69. The Deconversion of American "Christians"
  70. Apprehending the Resurrection
  71. Busy, Busy, Busy
  72. But I Say To You
  73. Jesus and the Mandalorian
  74. Many, But Few
  75. We Become What We Behold
  76. How To Study the Bible, II
  77. We Are Pinocchio
  78. We Are Not Our Feelings
  79. How to Read Revelation
  80. Cain and Abel
  81. Adam and Eve
  82. Harvard's Atheist Chaplain and a Parable
  83. Joseph, Jesus, and Covid
  84. A Picture Paints a Thousand Words

Humor

  1. How Did You Get to Be Our Speaker?
  2. Worst Analogies in an Essay Contest
  3. Roget's Thesaurus
  4. The Rarest Book of All
  5. Top 10 Oxymorons
  6. Top 10 Things That Make You Go, 'Hmmm'
  7. Talking with God About Money and Time
  8. Complete the Following Proverbs ...
  9. Deeper Thoughts
  10. 10 More Top 10 Things That Make You Go, 'Hmmm'
  11. Top 10 Bumper Stickers
  12. Top 10 Ways You Know You Got Too Much Sun at the Beach
  13. A Turn of Phrase

Training Communicators

  1. The Power of Extemporaneous Speech
  2. The Great Communicator: Jesus and His Method of Speaking
  3. Whoopee Cushions, Mother Teresa, and Public Speaking
  4. Communication, Race, and Culture: 1
  5. Communication, Race, and Culture: 2
  6. Communication, Race, and Culture: 3
  7. Communication, Race, and Culture: 4 (A Poem)
  8. The Power of Story, Part I
  9. The Power of Story, Part II
  10. We Become What We Behold

Great Quotations

  1. Favorite Quotations, 1-10
  2. Favorite Quotations, 11-20
  3. Favorite Quotations, 21-30, Jim Elliot
  4. Favorite Quotations, 31-40, C.S. Lewis
  5. Favorite Quotations, 41-50
  6. Favorite Quotations, 51-60, C.H. Spurgeon
  7. Favorite Quotations, 61-70, C.H. Spurgeon
  8. Favorite Quotations, 71-80, C.H. Spurgeon
  9. Favorite Quotations, 81-90, John Piper
  10. Favorite Quotations, 91-100
  11. 26 Life-Altering Quotations from Gentle and Lowly

Ministry Philosophy

  1. Success and the Danger of Numbers
  2. We Are Not Our Feelings

Christmas Poems

  1. A Prodigal God
  2. 'Twas the Night After Christmas
  3. What If I'd Lived Back Then?
  4. And Jesus Came for Me
  5. A More Profound Joy
  6. Jesus is Better Than ...
  7. Immanuel: God with Us!
  8. The Christmas Treasure in the Field
  9. Rescue on Christmas Mountain
  10. Quarantined With Christ
  11. In Case You Missed It ...

Songs, Poems, and Stories

  1. (Song) Yet Not I, but Through Christ in Me
  2. (Song) The Love of God
  3. (Song) Is He Worthy?
  4. (Song) Hark the Herald Angels Sing!
  5. (Poem) Jesus in the Storm
  6. (Poem) An Ode to Critical Theory
  7. (Poem) One Day Left
  8. (Poem) In My Place
  9. (Poem) We Are Pinocchio
  10. (Poem) Many, But Few
  11. (Story) We Become What We Behold

Recent Conference Handouts

  1. LGBTQ Resource Handout