But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asks you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear – 1 Peter 3:15 As Christians we are called to both stand fast and shine bright. We are to be … More Solid Light
In the wake of recent events involving two killings of black men by police, the subsequent protests, and the calculated murder of five law enforcement officers in Dallas, I thought it was a good time to speak of an important Christian virtue that tends to get lost during such volatile moments. It is the virtue … More Tastes Like Something Is Missing
This is a post from a few years ago, but I wanted to bring it back out of the archives with all the recent debates on abortion. My kids are fascinated with speed and speed limits. They are always asking me, “Daddy, how fast are you going? How fast are you allowed to go?” One … More The Exception Defines the Rule
My expectation is that most would answer in the affirmative. And that is all well and good as far as it goes. But I am quite certain that if we posed a few follow-up questions, we would expose some real differences among us. What do we mean by “the world?” What do we mean by … More Is the World Worth Saving?
What does gay rights, confederate flags, ISIS, and Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner have in common? Taken at face value, you might be tempted to answer “Nothing.” It seems like we live in a crazy, schizophrenic culture. But there is an amazing commonality to all the social pressures and unrest. The Psalmist asks and answers the question … More Anything but Jesus