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Reality’s Friends and Foes

We have this obsession today to stay away from categories and structures when it comes to the way that we see the world. Everything is individualized. Everything is up to you. The idea of a “standard’ to which we all must submit is one of the most toxic and unpleasant...

The Back Door To Your Heart

Have you ever had the funny experience of noticing certain beliefs or habits of thought in yourself, and having trouble identifying where they came from? I know I’ve been there myself numerous times. I’ve also heard people say similar things. “I don’t really know...

We Are What We Love

Have you ever had the experience of struggling with a disconnect between what you think and what you actually do? Mentally or intellectually, you ascribe to certain beliefs and ideas, but when you look at your actual day to day life, you see that your actions are at...

God Still Speaks

"There are Christians in the world who bemoan the absence of God’s speech, who cry out for personal communication with God Himself. They want cues for their lines. They want explanations and specific directions from the Artist. And God, as far as they can tell, is...

The Real Pain of This World

“While I was wallowing in self-pity, focused on myself, there was a whole world with literally billions of people who had no idea who God is, how amazing He is, and the wonders He has done for us. They are the ones who are really suffering. They don’t know His hope,...

If You Have Been Hurt By The Church

One of the most common criticisms leveled against Christianity today is the corruption, inconsistency and evident flaws of so many Christians and churches throughout history. This is a clear struggle for both individuals who grew up in the church and ones who grew up...

Owning Up To The Sins of My People

Racism, nationalism, prejudice, hatred - all in the news once again. Oddly enough these headlines have had me lingering in the ancient story of Jonah, and once again reminding me of the timelessness and profundity of the biblical narrative. Jonah shows me that the...