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Get FREE Lightroom presets

As photographers, we're always looking for ways to improve our workflow AND get the look we want. That's why I use Lightroom Presets whenever I'm processing my images from a shoot. Over the past four years, I've spent hours processing 1000s of images and developed a...

Free ebook and prints in February!

To celebrate the amazing team at YouVersion supporting my devotional book, Chasing The Light, I'm giving away some extra bonuses throughout February! The Chasing The Light preview devotion is now a featured plan of the month on the YouVersion bible app, and I'm...

Worship is more than 20 minutes of music on Sunday!

I love to worship through music. It’s one of my pathways to God … which is why I get frustrated when churches reduce worship to just 15-20 minutes of music at the start of a service. Worship is more than 20 minutes of music! Can I get an amen? I mean, when I first...

The one image that radically transformed my faith

When you travel to Israel as a follower of Jesus, you expect that God is going to get your attention. I expected to have my faith challenged … but I didn’t expect to be challenged by a shrub. On the second day I was there, I was in the Judaea wilderness near the oasis...

The TOP 5 books that will to grow your faith.

There's a saying that says reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body - and this is especially true of our faith. With this in mind, here is a list of the TOP 5 books I believe will move you a step closer to Jesus, and why. 1. Sitting At The Feet of Rabbi...

33 Leadership Quotes About Social Media

When the first ever That Church Conference kicked off in 2015, I was asked to be one of the speakers. I discussed social media strategies that we use at North Point Church. Leadership blogger, Brian Dodd posted live notes of my talk on his blog Brian Dodd On...

An interview with Carey Nieuwhof about social media

In 2015, I had the pleasure of talking with Carey Nieuwhof on his leadership podcast about how North Point Church does social media. We discussed the strategy North Point Church has adopted, and went into very specific details and make suggestions for churches with no...