Writing


Writing is both a passion and a professional hazard. The task of finding words that convey the sense of meaning and emotion challenges my soul. In the search for the perfect verb or in the process of editing out extraneous clauses, I am forced to decipher my faith and declare my intention. 

Shaping Up
Navigating the Traps of Life

My second book teaches strategies for promoting healthy relationships and managing interpersonal conflict. 


Starting Over
Ten Answers Church Gets Wrong

My first book explores ten theological presumptions frequently made in our public appraisal of religion.


My third book offers prayers and liturgical resources.







The Four Verses of Jesus

In the course of ministry, I routinely become entranced by the biblical and theological scholarship I encounter. In one essay, The Four Verses of Jesus, I compare the four versions of Jesus as presented in each of the gospels.