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“We Can’t WAIT For October 4!”

Yesterday my friend Fabian Avigliano sent me this message: read more

Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Songs Involving Rivers

Julie and I spent the early hours of Labor Day hiking alongside the Catawba River. read more

Guest Blogger Ron Dozier: The “Embrace The Grace” Sermon Rewind

My friend and colleague Ron Dozier, who has served on staff at Good Shepherd since 2007, delivered the message yesterday.  Called “Embrace The Grace” and coming from 2 Corinthians 8, here it is: read more

#TBT — A Thoroughly Modern Texas Tennis Throwback

The CURRENT ISSUE of Inside Tennis Magazine , Texas Tennis History Issue, has a special cover from way back in 1977. read more

When The Brewmaster Gave The Preacher A Theological Vocabulary Lesson

My son-in-law Nate Underwood is the Co-Founder and Brewmaster of the Harding House Brewing Company in Nashville. That’s him, third from left, in the photo below. read more

How A Good Shepherd Couple Has Endured Pandemic

Chris and Shevon Rowe are terrific.  I think you’ll like their story: read more

What I Realized From Psalm 48:9

Not long ago, I read Psalm 48:9 as part of my weekend version of starting the day in the Word and not in the world.  Here’s what it says: read more

Top Five Tuesday — Top Five Vintage Hymns

I’ve spent more time than you might suspect in traditional churches. After all, when I first started going to church there were no other options! So I’ve spent time in high church Presbyterian, middle church Methodist, low church Baptist, and all points in between. read more