How to Think Christianly About Government Restrictions on Churches Due to COVID-19

Over the past several weeks, many of us have experienced restrictions heretofore unheard of in our lifetimes.  COVID-19 has brought

How to Kill a Church

Below is a description of how to kill a church by Jared Wilson: Want to fatten a church for slaughter?

Love Wins, But Not At the Expense of Truth

Today the Supreme Court redefined marriage.  That’s what the news says anyway.  For those who believe in a sovereign Lord

How To Love Someone

Paul Tripp recently posted a blog on love in which he lists 23 things that love is.  In many ways,

New Year, New Morning Mercies

This year I’ve decided to read a new devotional book along with my regular Bible reading. I’ve chosen the book, New

Jesus Loves Santa, and So Should You!

I was 7 years old.  It was Christmas Eve, and we were driving home from our annual Christmas Eve dinner

Amusing Ourselves to Death

In the mid-twentieth century, two authors wrote dystopian visions of how civilization might come to be ruled by tyranny, but

The Mural & The Maker by Natalie Falls

I’m privileged to call Aaron and Natalie Falls my friends. I’ve watched their faithfulness as God drastically changed their vision

Why I (Still) Cannot Accept the Ice-Bucket Challenge

In my previous post I detailed why I cannot accept the ice-bucket challenge. Since then, I’ve received a lot of feedback.

Why I Cannot Accept the Ice-Bucket Challenge

Recently, I’ve received a few “ALS ice-bucket challenges” which I cannot accept.  I don’t fault any of my friends for