Speaking • Workshops • Coaching
Trip's messages, workshops, and coaching are grounded in four decades of ministry experience. He's served the Lord in almost every possible way you can imagine—from maintenance to mentoring. Click here for more about him, his ministry experience, and family.
Speaking & teaching
The Essential Gospel is an important passion for Trip. He's love to teach on all aspects of the Essential Gospel and wrote about it in his book—The Mystery of the Gospel. Trip's goal whenever he teaches is to make the truth clear and simple without sacrificing its depth. He uses biblical storying as an engaging and refreshing way to share God's Story. His love for Inductive Bible Study is the foundation for his expositional teaching.
Here are some samples of his teaching—
- The Core of the Gospel– Matthew 16
- Hearts Burning–Resurrection Sunday– Acts 2
- 5 Ways to Overcome it All– Psalm 37
- Returning to the Living Water– Jeremiah 2:13
Trip and his family lived and served in the Philippines for 15 years. He continues to serve on short-term missions, teach and train leaders, and provide mission team preparation, as he's done for the past 25+ years.
Here are some workshops and training he offers—
- Surviving and Thriving on the Mission Field
- The Partnership Between Missionaries and Churches
- The Great Commission—Understanding Where We Stand
- Biblical Storying for Local and Global Missions
- Short-term Mission Team Preparation
discipleship & Leadership
Discipleship—following the example of Jesus—is a cornerstone of ministry for Trip, as it's been since he started following and serving Jesus. He firmly believes solid leadership develops from the foundation of intentional, relational discipleship as a way of life.
He serves alongside 9 other pastors with Poimen Ministries who focus primarily on coaching and mentoring pastors, conducting assessments, and pastoral transitions.
Here are some topics and focuses of ministry he offers—
- Reaching the Next Generation the Way Jesus Did
- Developing a Men's Ministry that Replicates Leaders
- Assisting and Serving in Ministry
- The Character and Calling of a Servant-Leader