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Giving to God... Christianity in America

July 4th, the American Day of Independence, is around the corner, coming this Friday. Like every year, it will be a festive holiday with much celebration. 852 more words


Racism, Violence, and An Anemic Church

The murder of nine black Christians who were gathered for Bible-study at the historic Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina last Wednesday by the hands of a single gunman who was there “ 1,019 more words

Kingdom Of God

The Culture War... Laying Down Our Weapons and Following Jesus

On Monday, with the release of Vanity Fair’s feature and cover shot of Caitlyn Jenner, formally known as Bruce Jenner, social-media was set ablaze. Trending, is the appropriate way of describing it. 599 more words


Engaging Culture As Followers of Jesus

Part of following Jesus Christ is living as a learner, learning just how to live as his disciple. I’m still learning and sometimes I show how great of a student I am and sometimes, actually a lot of the time, it is evident how much I still have to learn. 1,032 more words

Missions And Ministry

A Meditation On Faith In God

When Jesus said to His disciples in the first century, “have faith in God,” He stated the meaning of life for the human creature. All else, though it be good, useful, helpful or joyous; will succumb to vanity in its time. 150 more words

Controversy Sells... While Wisdom Cries Out

This September will mark ten years of blogging. That’s a lot of self-publishing, some of it good and some of it not. I enjoy reading blogs and of course, I enjoy blogging myself. 493 more words

Contemporary Culture

On Break


I grabbed my phone and turned off the alarm. Then began the ultimate battle of the universe: getting out of bed.

I bent over the edge of my mattress and saw Nathan snoozing happily on the bunk below me. 411 more words