When you turn on the news or check your feed on Facebook, Twitter, or whatever new social media platform is popular these days (I'm getting too old to bother keeping up with the latest tech trends) what kind of stuff are you seeing? Is it uplifting to you and those who might see it later? … Continue reading Cannibal Christianity, or Everybody Needs to Calm Down!
Below is an article I posted on Medium. It was more or less a journal entry so it doesn't have the links to articles and verses the way my normal posts do. God bless! What can we do to get it right these days? It seems like no matter what we say or do, someone … Continue reading The New Warzone: Dealing with Social Media and The Polarization of America
If you've followed me for any length of time then you know that there are two things I am quite passionate about: Jesus, and Political discourse/activism Now don't get me wrong, I enjoy many other things as well. I love to spend time with my family, I like writing, I'm currently enjoying the shows Chuck and The Man in … Continue reading A Divided House, or Faith in Politics
A dear friend of mine sent me a text this afternoon with a link to a blog post he had read and a question, What are your thoughts on this? The post, which was published yesterday by John Pavlovitz, was titled My Emancipation from American Christianity. If you haven't read it, please do. While I … Continue reading An Honest Response to John Pavlovitz
By now I am sure that you know about the debacle, both in America and in Europe, with the "Syrian refugees". I'm also sure that you've heard more people talking about it than you care to remember (I know I have) but it is important to have an understanding, grounded in fact, and a biblical … Continue reading Western Christianity and the Refugee Question
While raising support to be a missionary to Uganda, Africa I wrote this post about what it truly means to be a missionary.
We live in a world full of dangers. With the shemitah a week away, I felt the need to share a short, basic list of things we should have on hand to be ready.