Perhaps nothing characterized the life of Jesus more than his pursuit of people whose lives and lifestyles did not look like his. If we fail to listen to people who don’t experience the world the way we do, we will never bear their burden. June 14, 2020
We talk about the HOPE we all need now, more than ever. April 12, 2020
What would God think about that? We all do things from time to time we know displease God. And our disobedience leads to discipline from God. But why does he discipline us at all? Why can’t he just look the other way? July 7, 2019
The idea of autonomy is attractive. One of the biggest barriers to belief in God is that we don’t want to need anyone. But what if the idea of autonomy is really the illusion of autonomy? September 16, 2018
We all want to rid the world of injustice. But we can only recognize injustice if we know what justice is to begin with. We don’t always agree about what is just. So, who gets to define justice? September 9, 2018
If big-G God has lost his appeal because we’ve mixed him up with a gaggle of little-g gods who don’t exist, then how can we know what the true God is like? September 2, 2018
Jesus loves me, this I know. For the Bible tells me so.
Should we really believe something just because the Bible tells us so?
August 26, 2018
Do you have religious doubts? When your prayers go unanswered, do you wonder if God exists? Does science make God seem unnecessary?
Before you abandon your faith, consider this: What if the god you’re walking away from never existed to begin with?
August 19, 2018
Americans are migrating away from religion at an unprecedented rate; Christianity in particular. But not because atheism is more appealing. People are leaving because religion has lost its appeal. Once upon a time Americans believed religion offered solutions. Today, religion is viewed by many as the problem. August 12, 2018
If you want to grow spiritually, commitment isn’t enough. You must be connected. That’s what groups are all about. August 5, 2018