Promoting and Encouraging Diaconal Work in Presbytery

At the 2023 Presbytery Diaconal Summit hosted by the OPC Committee on Diaconal ministries, I spoke on how Presbytery Diaconal Committees can promote and encoruage diaconal work within their presbyteries. My talk was later released on the Reformed Deacon podcast. You can listen here.

May 16, 2024

Walking Alongside People in the Church

On the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries podcast, I hosted a panel discussion called “Real World Cases: Walking Alongside People in the Church”. You can listen here.

January 24, 2024

Mortification of Spin on the Diaconate

The Moritifaction of Spin podcast invited me and my friend David Nakhla to discuss diaconal ministry in the OPC. You can listen here.

October 25, 2023

Be Proactive

On the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries podcast, I hosted a panel discussion called “Real World Cases: Be Proactive”. You can listen here.

July 23, 2023

Real World Cases: Walk-ins

On the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries podcast, I hosted a panel discussion called “Real World Cases: Walk-ins”. You can listen here.

January 1, 2023

Promoting Happy Pastorates

The OPC’s Ordained Servant magazine published my article “Promoting Happy Pastors” on fifteen ways a deacon can support his pastor. You can read it here.

May 1, 2022

Walking Alongside People in the Church

On the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries podcast, I interviewed Dr. Cornelis Van Dam about his book The Deacon. You can listen here.

April 1, 2022

Interview with Me on the Reformed Deacon podcast

On the inaugural episode of the OPC Committee on Diaconal Ministries podcast, my friend David Nakhla interviewed me about my ministry as a deacon at Shiloh Presbyterian Church in Raleigh, NC. You can listen here.

November 1, 2021

"The Deaconship"

My edited and newly typeset version of John G. Lorimer’s work The Deaconship is now available in paperback on Amazon. Lorimer was a Church of Scotland minister who joined the Free Church of Scotland when it was formed in 1843. The book includes a forward from Dr. C. Nick Willborn of Covenant PCA in Oak Ridge, TN: ​This little book also sets forth practical good the office can accomplish when rightly distinguished from the office of elder and fully honored through the recognition of and ordination of biblically qualified men....

June 5, 2020

Diaconal response to Hurricane Florence

I wrote an article for the OPC denominational magazine on the diaconal response to Hurricane Florence. You can read it here.

December 1, 2018