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…"
The entire world will be finally and completely overwhelmed and captivated when they come face to face with Jesus and his Kingdom embodied through a people who has taken up its Cross, died to every principality and foolish wisdom of this world, and are a once and for all a visible demontration of Jesus Christ in everything we do.Read more "The Movement"
You know the old saying, “It takes one to know one.” Well, the reason I can identify this problem so easily is because I was part of the problem.Read more "How This Conservative Evangelical Died…"
There has been increasing and bewildering confusion amongst Christians as to how we ought to engage with the political system, generally, and for whom we ought to vote, specifically.Read more "Was Jesus a Republican or Democrat?"
We are the hands and feet of Christ. The government is not. Donald Trump is not. Hillary Clinton is not. And whether they say they are “Christians” or not is utterly and spectacularly inconsequential. As we have outsourced our purpose as the Church to the government and politicians, we have failed our country and our communities.Read more "But What Can We Do? (Police Shootings and the Role of the Church)…"
Outside the Walls Podcast is project in which I am finding new, creative, and fresh ways to reach people with the good news of the Kingdom of God.Read more "Listen to This…"
It is a sad reality how weak we are, how eagerly we consume what we are being fed, how easily we allow our moral structures to fall for lack of any substantial foundation, and how quickly we fall victim to the biased narratives.Read more "These Dividing Times…"