The Bible is Subjective

Feb. 26, 2017 by

Perspective is an illusion. When you saw the black camels, you found out they were only shadows. That you saw camels was an illusion caused by perspective. The way your brain interprets data—whether that is something you see, hear, read,

The Bible Is Outdated

Feb. 19, 2017 by

I 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 I was looking for a really good video arguing that the Bible is, in fact, outdated.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 they

Why The Church Converts

Feb. 13, 2017 by

Why the Church is Divided

Feb. 6, 2017 by

[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,

Why the Church is Exclusive

Jan. 31, 2017 by

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

They Say Christians Are Unloving

Jan. 23, 2017 by

“Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second

They Say Christians are Intolerant

Jan. 17, 2017 by

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

They Say Christians Are Hypocrites

Jan. 8, 2017 by

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

The Suffering Of The Forsaken – When God Didn’t Answer

Sep. 18, 2016 by

Do you think you suffer? I think everyone suffers. And if everyone suffers, then suffering can’t be as bad as we think it is. I think some people suffer better than others. I think there is an art to suffering,

Jesus (He) Clothes (Covers) Nakedness (Shame)

Sep. 11, 2016 by

Jesus Clothes Nakedness. He Covers Shame. Shame is the fear that others will notice something we want to hide. We want to hide weakness and failure. We want to hide our unworthiness. We don’t want others to know what we

God Works Good, Even Through Depression

Sep. 4, 2016 by

Depression shows on the face. Studies show that depression takes a toll on the entire body, but can be seen very easily on the face. Both because people tend to be more un-kept, but also, because depression manifests as fatigue.

Every Day Is A Choice To Follow

Aug. 28, 2016 by

Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the belly of the fish. He said: “I called to the Lord out of my distress, and He answered me. Out of the belly of Sheol I cried, and You heard