Drew McCallie

Why am I writing a Blog?

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True Marks of a Follower of Jesus

Last week’s post (read here) engaged what I called the four “Great Commissions” that Jesus gives to his disciples after his resurrection and before his ascension. The four scenarios were bound together by a common thread of engaging God’s creation... Continue Reading →

Four Things Jesus Taught Us About Being Disciples

Here at Hixson UMC we have been discussing what a fully-formed disciple of Jesus Christ looks like. As part of my own discernment, I decided to look at how Jesus addresses his disciples before his ascension. I would love to... Continue Reading →

Lent: More than 40 Days

How to ask the right questions during the season of Lent.

A Prayer after the UVA Protest

This morning I simply wanted to enjoy a cup of coffee and some light reading when I came across an article reporting that a white nationalist group marched with torches on the campus of the University of Virginia (read article... Continue Reading →

Agree to Disagree

Agree to Disagree Today’s question strikes very close to my heart. We have lost the ability to disagree with one another and yet stand together. This inability makes me lament. The founder of the denomination I serve is credited with... Continue Reading →

False Teaching, Creeds, and Me

False Teaching, Creeds, and Me

Where Did Sin Go?

What is sin and what does the church have to say about it?

Christianity & Money

Money... If you ever wondered how to make an entire congregation get on the edge of their seats and be quiet enough to hear a pin drop, then talk about one of two things: sex or money. Simply by uttering... Continue Reading →

From the Book of Job

This week we strive to answer one of the most unnerving and difficult books of the Bible.

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