The witness of the church is being destroyed by Christian complicity with Trumpism, and much of the church won’t even talk about it.
Christians should not be optimists, but they should be full of hope. We should expect to suffer, but we are confident in God's promises of new creation.
Wearing a mask is an easy and obvious way to love our neighbors in the midst of pandemic.
Some ideas on how to incorporate the Lenten disciplines of Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving into your life, as well as other resources on spiritual disciplines.
It's just a matter of what you worship.
Worship is not about how we feel. Worship is an act of the will.
Despite my deep love of music, I seldom write music reviews, largely because I listen to classical music 90% of the time, and I just don’t have the corner on classical music reviews. But I also listen to worship music, and every once in a blue moon an album will so impress me that I…
When Jesus was born, was there really “no room in the inn?” Some years ago the work of Kenneth Bailey, a Christian scholar who spent most of his life living in the Middle East, challenged my thinking on this point. I have since become fully convinced of his interpretation that there is in fact no…
A few thoughts on why flexibility on the church calendar during Advent may be in order