Someone asked me an interesting question recently that I’d never been asked before: “What books do you keep closest to you when you write?”
- February 20, 2014 |
There is something I just don't "get" - people trying to woo the already churched to another church as if that's the mission.
- February 18, 2014 |
It is a tragic outcome of our meet-up, hook-up, shack-up culture that a woman who "doesn't" is at a competitive disadvantage with women who "do." Indeed, the prospect of being edged out of the romance market has quelled the qualms of many a woman who, in a prior time, could have successfully held out for a ceremony, a ring, or, at least, a verbal commitment.
- February 15, 2014 |
Two stories caught my attention this past week. Both reflect our culture’s trend away from two very important words: “personal responsibility.”
- February 13, 2014 |
Let’s be clear: I hate slavery and racism because God hates slavery and racism.
- February 12, 2014 |
Amazon's list spans the past 200 years or so, and has something of a tilt toward the new and trendy. But some things about this list raised questions.
- February 10, 2014 |
The hits and hurts that can come your way working in ministry are occupational hazards that can tear away at your soul, sap your enthusiasm, your creativity, and your missional stamina.
- February 06, 2014 |
When God throws a party, he invites people from everywhere.
- February 04, 2014 |
After the umpteenth email, tweet or call saying, “Could you say a few words about why they are myths” following my “25 Myths” blog, I gave in. Fortunately, most wanted just a few lines that could be used in general conversation, not an entire apologetic.
- February 03, 2014 |
When you have pledged your life to Christ’s save-the-world work, it’s the myths about Christianity that can drive you crazy.
- January 30, 2014 |
The world cannot ignore a life truly changed by Christ.
- January 28, 2014 |
The definition of "hate" has some very strong language. However this wording is much strongter than the way it is often used in our modern world.
- January 27, 2014 |
Tune in tonight at 6 PM CT for this special broadcast.
Rumor has it that parents can make rules. That they can make a difference. In fact, that’s their job. But that’s not the way we think.
Take the next step and let God take care of the details.
If we’re created to glorify God, then putting His reality and power on display in the midst of distress is where the rubber meets the road.
- January 21, 2014 |