Posts Tagged ‘NKU’

This is a follow up to my post, On Success, and it has generated some good feedback and dialog (note the comments, good stuff there).  Benson Hines posted some other links around the same topic.  Here’s an excerpt: defining success in college ministry: Quite providentially, several college ministry thinkers have turned their attention simultaneously to […]


On Success.

18Nov09

Been pondering “success” lately.  What does it mean to be successful?  Specifically, what does it mean for a campus ministry (or church) to be successful?  And how the heck do we define “success” anyway!? Success is clearly not numerical growth.  It may involve numerical growth, but it is not exclusive to that.  An oak tree […]


I’ve had the hankering of late for some networking road trips. I’d love to go with a small group of folks from NKU/Cincy and meet-up with folks in other churches/campus ministries.


I’m headed to Paris, KY tonight.  The kiddos and I are going down this afternoon and the plan is for them to hang with the Grandparents while I go visit The Rock and Aaron Mansfield tonight.  Then tomorrow (I’m really excited about this) DG and I are meeting with and interviewing some folks for the […]


I suppose with a title like that you’d assume this was some profound spiritual or theological pondering on the meaning of the incarnation and God’s missional call to incarnate in our contexts and locale. Nope. I can’t sleep.  It is 3:46 AM.  I think it is a combination of acid reflux and Christmas excitement.  And […]


So, we prayed.  I was a bit late (traffic) but Liz and Jackson and I spread out across campus and prayed that God’s Kingdom would come to campus as it is in heaven.  We “marked” our prayers with blank post-its or sidewalk chalk.  If you see random post-its (like this pic) or marks on campus […]


NKU WF

14Aug08

I’ve been keeping a pretty low profile on the blog and about life happenings.  It seems that we’re moving into a new and exciting adventure…. I recently accepted a position as a Campus Minister at Northern Kentucky University with the Wesley Foundation.  The WF is a ministry of the United Methodist Church.  NKU is only […]