Maybe it's just me, but I think we could all use a dose of cheer right about now. So, I hope this makes you smile as much it did me. ...Read more
A prayer of lament for the families of Sandy Hook, adapted from Psalm 22. My God, my God, why have you forsaken Sandy Hook? Why were you so far from saving your children, so far from their cries of anguish? My God, they cried out...Read more
You probably never thought about whether or not your worship service was sexy enough. That's because you are a sane, rational person. This group, however, has decided to toss reason to the wind in an effort to give worship that extra level of sexiness they apparently are convinced it has been missing.
I am currently in the midst of finals week at school. So, today's post comes from the vault. I wanted to share this post again this week because I had a class this semester in early church theology and the more...Read more
I've long been annoyed by the saying "everything happens for a reason." For one, I find it to be rather sappy and, well, I'm not a particularly sappy person. Secondly, I've never thought the sentiment was true. Some things just happen. There's...Read more
So, this is probably the most random thing I've ever come across. It's an op-ed piece from a Nigerian newspaper. Short story short, I googled "pastor" and it was one of the results. Anyway, I realize this is "The American Jesus" and not "The Nigerian Jesus," but this article is too funny/terrible/amazing not...Read more
Well, it's that time of the year again. No, I'm not talking about the holiday season. I'm talking about the fact that it's called the holiday season and not the Christmas season. That's right, I'm talking about the war on Christmas! Funny...Read more