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Remembering Pastor Chirwa

Yesterday morning I received word that a pastor friend of mine in Lusaka, Zambia passed away: Pastor Gerald Chirwa. While Gerald and I weren’t real close simply due to location issues, we did talk frequently over FB, and I had been to see him on a couple of occasions. Additionally, he has been a global […]

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Evangelism for Introverts: A Personal Evangelism Story

Our current two-week preaching series at FFC, “The Glory of New Covenant Evangelism,” is accented well by this great piece from our Pastor of Small Groups, Chris Eller. It’s a personal story, as well as a powerful one, and I encourage you to read it. His story is part of this week’s Compass, one of […]

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Remembering John

Today I attended the funeral of my friend and fellow Ankeny pastor, John Colyer. In what was, through the dim mirror of human visibility (1 Cor. 13), a sudden and tragic loss, I and no doubt many hundreds more gathered, remembered, and laughed. Still, we grieved, though not without hope (1 Thess 4). In fact, […]

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Wednesday Rewind: Quest Kids Carnival

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