Search

Category Archives: Christian Living

The Pastor Must Fall On His Sword Before He Wields It

We are the only army in the world in which we are called to fall on our swords before we wield them.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues, Devotional Thoughts, Preaching | | 6 Comments

Pastors, the Bible Is the Best Thing You’ve Got Going

Biblical illiteracy is a problem, but many Americans still appreciate the Bible.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues, Education, Reading, Theology | | 3 Comments

“13 Reasons Why” Is Deceptive and Destructive

Netflix’s new teen drama on suicide is wildly popular. I cannot overstate how destructive it is.

Also posted in Clear Winter Nights, Counseling, Culture / Entertainment, Missions / Evangelism, Personal, Theology, This Is Our Time | | 29 Comments

The Beauty of Spiritual Struggle

We need to revisit the assumption that struggle is bad. Otherwise, we are likely to get discouraged in the spiritual race.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues, Devotional Thoughts, Sin | | 3 Comments

Outlawing Stay-At-Home Moms?

A conversation in Australia over what an economy “loses” when a woman stays at home.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues | | 10 Comments

The Blessing of Weather That Confounds the Control-Freak

Common grace for a technologically idolatrous age.

Also posted in Christianity, Technology, Theology | | 6 Comments

The 5 Weightiest Words of Love

Why the wedding day is tied to the funeral service.

Also posted in Christianity, Life & Culture, This Is Our Time | | 4 Comments

Why Our Son Doesn’t Have a Smartphone

Maybe we parents, who are too often glued to our phones, should contemplate what we’re saying “yes” to.

Also posted in Culture / Entertainment, Life & Culture, Technology | | 18 Comments

‘Alternative Facts’ and Christians as Gullible Skeptics

We’re skeptical toward mainstream media, and gullible toward sites that affirm what we already believe.

Also posted in Christianity, Life & Culture, Politics | | 24 Comments

Christians Must Be Myth Busters

Christian myth busters don’t just point out what’s wrong; they embody what’s true, and good, and beautiful.

Also posted in Christianity, Church Issues | | 2 Comments