The issue of arming our churches is now more relevant than ever.Read more "Should We Arm Our Churches?"
The Good News of the Kingdom of God is not one of the many things. It is the thing.Read more "Parable of the New Car and Salvage Yard"
While I have been blogging now for the last ten year and podcasting now over the last year, there has been an awareness that I can do so much more… with your help.Read more "I’m Inviting You to a Partnership"
My latest episode is Episode 016- Taking Back America featuring Brian Zahnd (@BrianZahnd), author of Water to Wine and Farewell to Mars. You can check out his work at http://www.brianzahnd.com.Read more "Taking Back America featuring Brian Zahnd, Author of Water to Wine and Farewell to Mars"
It is a very, very bizarre phenomenon. Despite clear and overwhelming evidence that Jesus wants his followers to be peacemakers, to love our enemies, and to not repay evil with evil, the vast majority of Christians in the United States are pro-capital punishment and pro-war.Read more "The Bible Says It. I Believe It. That Settles It (Except for Loving My Enemies)…"
Living constantly in the burden and pain of our suffering can either become an end destination or a passageway for each of us.Read more "When Hope is Lost (A Lesson from Birds)…"
I got an email the other day asking about certain Old Testament passages that seem to contradict a few of my most recent posts I have written about how Christians ought to view politics and the government. Below is my response, which has been slightly edited from the original. When discussing how Christians ought to […]Read more "Out of Context…"