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The Problem Of God, Week 1 — “The Problem Of God’s Existence”

What do you do when your faith raises so many questions that you’re not sure you can even claim it as your own anymore? read more

A Chance Encounter, A Career “Missed,” And A Book Giveaway

Earlier this week, I ran into a guy at the Y who upon seeing me said brightly, “hi Talbot.” read more

Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Times Sports Have Made Me Sad

It’s been just over two years ago when, in the euphoria of Roger Federer’s sixth Australian Open and 20th grand slam overall, I wrote this piece that essentially declared the era of Djokovic & Nadal to be dead, gone, and buried.  It might have been pretty good writing but it was pretty awful predicting. read more

“Called” — A Student Winter Retreat

This past weekend, over 200 Good Shepherd students and volunteers ventured to nearby Crowder’s Ridge Camp for their annual Winter Retreat. read more

A Sermon Where I Recovered My Voice

Can I tell you about a sermon in which I recovered my voice? read more

Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Things To Know About SimplifyTheMessage.Com

Last Tuesday, the book Simplify The Message; Multiply The Impact officially “dropped.” read more