Self Check Up, or the Man in the Mirrors

I remember my mother telling me as a teenager, “When you have your own children I hope they act just like you did when you were little...” At the time I sat back, laughing and thinking to myself, “Ha! Like that will happen...” Well, yeah... that happened... Try as I might to avoid it, my little boys act an awful lot like their old man and it's not always pretty...

Q&A: What’s your view on tithes and offerings? (Page 2)

< Read Page 1 The Heresy of Progressive Christianity Ah, another Christian term to define. Oxford defines Heresy as “belief or opinion contrary to orthodox religious doctrine.” For our purposes let us simply define heresy as false teaching about the bible. Read Also: Teaching Series- Modern Day Heresy As 21st century Christians we are being… Continue reading Q&A: What’s your view on tithes and offerings? (Page 2)

Q&A: What’s your view on tithes and offerings? (Page 1)

All right, it's been a while since we've had a Q&A post so for all of you who have been waiting, here we go! Just a forewarning, this is going to be a long post because it tackles a complicated debate, but I think it's a good one. I was recently talking with one of… Continue reading Q&A: What’s your view on tithes and offerings? (Page 1)

Biblical Marriage Part I: Contracts & Covenants

Websites, media channels, and blogs will give you a plethora of explanations of how marriage should be defined and why, but to understand the biblical view of marriage we need to first understand WHY it's important.  Both the Old and New Testaments put an emphasis on this "institution" and it's context in society.  They both… Continue reading Biblical Marriage Part I: Contracts & Covenants

A Dad’s New Year Dedication

I have been a father for six years now and, I hate to admit it, but I feel like most of that time has been spent just floating through fatherhood without much intentionality. I now have three sons: Eli (6), Liam (4), and Ari (1.5). I don't want my life to be focused on the… Continue reading A Dad’s New Year Dedication

Hozier- Take Me to Church, or Why Non-Christians Don’t Like Christians pt. 2

Click here to read part 1 I've heard Hozier's Take Me to Church in a number of places in recent days and it's been on my mind a lot.  The song is amazingly well-written but I am troubled by the message of the song for two reasons. It offers, yet another, insight into why non-Christians… Continue reading Hozier- Take Me to Church, or Why Non-Christians Don’t Like Christians pt. 2