How to Embrace Holy Interruptions

Those of us who have grown up in the evangelical church have learned, whether directly or indirectly, that “real” ministry requires significant sacrifice. For some reason, we seem convinced that the work of the Great Commission should only occur beyond the borders of the United States. Yet, there are people … Read More

Discipleship Requires Boundaries

In my latest bible study, Embracing Holy Interruptions I structure the chapters based on the five thresholds a postmodern skeptic must pass in order to develop their own faith in God. This is a vital step whether someone has grown up around religious institutions or is completely lacking in spiritual … Read More

Podcast Interview: Millennial Wisdom

I had SUCH a wonderful conversation with Dr. Jennifer Wisdom of Millennial Wisdom Podcast. I’m so grateful to continue to promote Lessons from the Sidelines to different audiences. We discussed burnout in this episode and I think the release of our recording is incredibly timely! Beth Walker has had at … Read More

Introducing Embracing Holy Interruptions

A 2020 report reveals that Generation Z values discipleship. 85% of surveyed students who have two to four adult mentors and 91% of those who have five or more adult mentors reported their life has meaning and purpose. The more mentors someone has, the more meaning they believe their life … Read More

Two Minute Drill Friday Night Wives Style

I know you’re used to seeing videos from Ordell but this time I’m in the hot seat. Several weeks ago it was my turn to sit down with Jordan Harrell for the Friday Night Wives version of a Two Minute Drill. We covered a LOT of information and even went … Read More