How to Evangelize Today

How to Evangelize Today

Over twenty years ago, as an undergraduate student at Michigan State University, I went on a spring break trip to Panama City Beach, Florida, to do beach evangelization. On each day of our “vacation,” we would approach strangers on the beach, tell them about Jesus,...
Rooting Our Identities in Christ

Rooting Our Identities in Christ

Dear Friends of Renewal Ministries,  Ralph asked if I would share some insights the Lord is giving us that are profoundly influencing the young people we work with. I think some lessons from the annual summer camp we run for middle school boys could prove valuable for...
Offer It Up

Offer It Up

This interview is condensed from an episode of The Choices We Face in which Ralph Martin (RM) interviewed Fr. James Brent (FJB), OP, from the Dominican Friars Province of St. Joseph. It can be viewed here. Fr. James’ original video on suffering can be viewed here. RM:...
It’s Time to Gather as a Spiritual Family

It’s Time to Gather as a Spiritual Family

Dear brothers and sisters,   I’m writing to personally invite you to the annual Renewal Ministries’ Gathering, which will take place in the evening on Friday, April 22, and will conclude on Saturday, April 23, after our evening session. The Gathering will again...