I consider myself a "rookie" when it comes to fasting. Recently I gave message called "Fasting: Awakening a Hunger for God" for others who are new to the spiritual discipline of fasting and want to understand what scripture teaches about how fasting functions in the lives of God's people. Watch/Listen here.
In early 2014 a team led by Matt Maka is planting Christ Church in Mt. Airy, Maryland. Please pray for this new work. You can get updates by visiting their Facebook page.
"When you listen and read one thinker, you become a clone... Two thinkers, you become confused... Ten thinkers, you'll begin developing your own voice... Two or three hundred thinkers, you become wise." - Tim Keller, via Keller Quotes
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"Read the Bible praying, 'Father, hold my mind's attention. Wake my heart's affection. Speak for your glory and my holy joy.' - John Piper
I’m a follower of Jesus Christ. I live in Gaithersburg, Maryland, with an amazing wife and three wacky, fun kids. I'm a pastor at Covenant Life Church. I’m also a writer.