Category Archives: Christianity

Pokémon Go in a Fractured and Flattened world

What the popularity of Pokémon Go tells us about American life and American longings in the 21st century.

Also posted in Culture / Entertainment, Life & Culture | | 16 Comments

Stop Assuming Your Neighbors Are Hostile to Your Faith

A new survey shows the unchurched are more likely to be indifferent to organized religion, not hostile.

Also posted in Christian Living, Church Issues, Missions / Evangelism, Personal Evangelism | | 2 Comments

Christian Music Radio is More Theological Than You Think

The idea that Christian Contemporary music is only sappy, sentimental, superficial songs is simply untrue.

Also posted in Christian Living, Church Issues, Music, Theology | | 33 Comments

Christians Who Feel Marginalized Should ‘Go Local’

Life-changing things don’t just happen in Washington, D.C. The Spirit of the living God is in your local congregation.

Also posted in Book Reviews, Church Issues, Life & Culture, Politics | | 11 Comments

Are Christians Too Focused on Religious Liberty These Days?

Religious liberty as priority, but not totality of our witness in the public square.

Also posted in Church Issues, Life & Culture, Politics | | 11 Comments

The Counterintuitive Appeal of Christian Morality in a 21st-Century World

Stop thinking Christian morality is just a barrier; it’s one of the most attractive features of our faith.

Also posted in Christian Living, Church Issues, Future of the Church, Theology | | 11 Comments

When Your Political Ideology Turns On You

At Oberlin College, the ravenous ideology of identity politics devours its own devotees.

Also posted in Politics | | 18 Comments

One Facebook, Two Worlds, Three Problems

Looking at the conservative and liberal timelines side by side, I realized why civil discourse in the age of Facebook is so challenging.

Also posted in Life & Culture, Politics | | 19 Comments

Why The Culture Wars Rage On

Today’s battlegrounds are only part of the story. The real differences lurk below the surface.

Also posted in Current Events, Life & Culture, Politics | | 1 Comment

What Dietrich Bonhoeffer Preached On Memorial Day

For Bonhoeffer, the Church had something unique to say on Memorial Day.

Also posted in Church Issues, Preaching | | 2 Comments