(H/T) If you've followed my blog for very long, then you know there are few things that Mark Driscoll and I agree about. I have unapologetically taken him to task for both the absurd and egregious...
Dear John, Ok, first off I know, "Dear John" letters are usually written between former lovers and we were never even friends. But, John, I tried. I really, really did. I've heard for so long that my frustrations with Calvinism were really due...Read more
In an ongoing effort to keep you abreast of all the important and entertaining Jesus news, here's everything you need to know/see/experience as we start a new week. First up, and prepare yourself because this might come as a shock if you didn't know about his awesome Jesus tattoos, Justin Bieber...Read more
Having kids has a way of changing the way you look at things. Sometimes it emerges in silly ways, like suddenly not being able to make it through a movie like Saving Mr. Banks without letting a few tears slip out. Other times, it's more serious. Like when I turn on CNN and...Read more
Ah, the Kentucky Derby. That great American tradition where one day of the year everybody comes together to wear silly hats, drink fancy drinks, and pretend like they care anything at all about horse racing. Well, as it turns out, we should all care about this year's Kentucky Derby. Why? Because it was won...Read more
H/T) You may have heard about the awful botched execution in Oklahoma the other day. Many people took it as yet another reason for America to reconsider whether or not putting our neighbors to death actually...Read more
At Christmas last year I had the great privilege of baptizing my daughter. It was a deeply meaningful and powerful moment for me and my family. As it is for countless other disciples of Jesus. Except Sarah Palin, apparently. After...Read more