Would Jesus March at Dallas Pride? : 2014/2017


    *Originally posted September 20, 2014. Throughout the morning, I’ve pondered the meaning of these old words.  Meaning is still there.     The many closet doors will be closed tightly at Dallas Pride.  Behind the smiles and drunken debauchery, there will be terror about what it would mean to leave the new normal that […]

From the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary to Queer


  “What man doesn’t wonder about what it would be like to have sex with a man?” While dining at Cracker Barrel late one night, I asked the question of a friend. Before I could even begin to muse about my own question, Don Fulton looked at me in my eyes and declared, “I’m gay.” […]

Let Judas Be Your Prayer Partner.


Stepping through the green wet grass, I picked up egg after egg. Stuffing the brightly colored pieces of plastic into the trash, I was reminded of how quickly we trash what we deem useless. I started to think about the message of Jesus. In the midst of my prayers concerning reimagining leftover resurrection trash, one […]

Leading With A Withered Hand


Rarely do I preach a similar sermon in the same day…but today is an exception.  This morning at Prism Denton we discussed the man with the withered hand found in Mark 3.  Jesus approached the man with the withered hand and asked him to extend it.  In an instance…the withered hand was healed.  Truth be […]