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The Bible Is Outdated

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadI watched a bunch of YouTube videos this week. I was looking for a really good video arguing that the Bible is, in fact, outdated. Cause, you know, there’s some really smart people and I wanted to see what…

Why the Church is Divided

[ANTZ CLIP] You know, the thing about unity is, it’s easier to destroy that it is to build. It’s easy to drop the ball. Any single person can destroy the whole thing if they aren’t 100% onboard. And it’s interesting, all the insect movies that…

Why the Church is Exclusive

This idea that we just need to be the church speaks to the culture at large in profound ways. There is a lingering skepticism towards anything that is institutional. Whenever people organize around an ideology of any kind the culture around us becomes skeptical. So,…

They Say Christians are Intolerant

The world says Christians are intolerant. What most people mean when they call Christians intolerant is that they want Christians to validate their worldview. They want Christians to be pluralistic, believing that all worldviews are equally true. People accuse Christians of bigotry because Christians believe…

They Say Christians Are Hypocrites

This video has been raising eyebrows in Christian circles for about five years now. There’s good here and there’s bad. The ‘spoken word’ artist, Jefferson Bethke says a lot, but I think he centralizes on one distinct issue. He loves Jesus, but he doesn’t like…