The First BIVO Church Planter

As we look at the book of 1 Corinthians, I’m reminded again about the influence bivocational pastors can have. Paul worked as a tentmaker in Corinth alongside Priscilla and Aquila (Acts 18) as he helped plant the church there. He spent 18 months with them—his second longest amount of time in any one city. While […]


The Baltimore riots are keeping the issue of race relations on the forefront of our national conversation and conscience. As the Pastor of a multicultural church I have the opportunity and responsibility to participate in that conversation, especially on behalf of the African-American pastors, members and attendees of Family Church. Most cities in the U.S. […]