Refugee Soccer Camp 2020

I had a great time making this video of our Dearborn Free Methodist Church running their annual soccer camp to reach out to refugees and build relationships across different cultures and languages. Proud of all the great work they’re constantly doing!

Jiran Collective

Dearborn Free Methodist recently hosted a soccer event that united their kids with many Syrian refugees. This week I talked with Megan Weber about this event and learned more about Jiran Collective—a new ministry she’s a part of that ministers to Muslims and refugees. Check out this podcast episode on Southern Michigan Conference’s Webpage or simply subscribe…

Refugee Soccer Camp

So outside of pastoring, I have a side job doing communications for the Southern Michigan Conference of the Free Methodist Church, which our church is a part of. On Monday, me and my kids headed out to Melvindale, just outside of Dearborn, to record some footage for their Second Annual Winter World Cup. The event…

Be Fruitful and Multiply

God’s command to “Be Fruitful and Multiply” is often used by pastors to talk about the goodness of marital sex (which is all well and good), but this ignores the mission at play in the command. As it ends up, there’s a real reason for this command based on the fact that we are imagers…

The Suffering at Christmas

We often get so caught up in the joy of Christmas that it’s easy to miss all the suffering. Jesus becomes a refugee and abortions are forced upon families across Bethlehem. When we pay attention we find that the almighty God of the universe isn’t just with us in Jesus, but He suffers with us…