I had the opportunity to co-preach with my friend and colleague Josh Evans this past weekend. We preached at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Chicago at both their South Loop and Lakeview locations. The text for this sermon is Luke 7:1-10. (The video for this sermon is currently only available in SD. I hope to switch it out for HD later in the week.) Everyone feels like an outsider at one point… Read More

[Reflection written on 10/18/2015] I saw this inscription on my way to take the Red Line back to my apartment after visiting Shedd Aquarium in the South Loop with my roommate Remy.  I originally took this picture just because it matched my blog title.  What I didn’t realize is how much this word is shaping not only my ministry but my personality.  Merriam-Webster defines “subvert” as 1) to secretly try to ruin or… Read More