You would think that with all the efforts being made to break down barriers, by way of tolerance and acceptance, our world should look better by now. Is progress happening? Are people being won over? Rehabbed? Or does there exist an immovable cultural curtain, too fortified to fall? The wall that exists between people is … More The Cultural Curtain
What kind of world do we live in? A world broken, beaten, battered, and belabored with tyranny and sin. A world hopeless, reckless, loveless, and less than favorable. A world of creeps, cowards, criminals, and countless lives lost by battle, abortion, and hate. A world redeemed by Christ’s blood, loved by Christ’s mercy, and by … More What a World, What a World!
In a time where many things are done digitally, or in “the cloud,” it’s no wonder that worship practices have followed in the same vain. Image is what it’s all about. At the heart of what it means to live in a Digital Age is how many times someone notices you, likes your status, shares … More The Idolatry of Image: Worship in a Digital Age
Do any lives matter? In the wake of officers murdered in Dallas, Texas to Ballwin just outside of St. Louis, Missouri where an officer at the time of this writing is fighting for his life (prayers for him and all the families), that question seems legitimate. Do any lives matter? The immediate reaction to the Black Lives Matter … More No Lives Matter