Culture

January 07 2015

better days

By

As 2014 drew to a close, I was more than ready to be done with it. It was a hard year, a challenging year, and I wanted nothing more than to kick it to the …

Doubting Thomas Saved My Faith

By

It’s my second year of seminary and I am exhausted. Everything in my life seems to be coming to a head and I just don’t know how much longer I can take it. My work …

Calvary – Powerful and Troubling

By

Calvary is one of the best films of 2014. It’s incredibly powerful, darkly funny, and sincerely troubling. It is also perhaps the best cinematic meditation on Christian faith in years. The film stars the phenomenal …

Culture

December 30 2014

Life As A Holy Remnant Keeper

By

  “Come see the show?” It was a tender request from a growing friendship that had bloomed from both a professional and cultural connection. He grew on me quickly-just like a new little brother would. He was …

Culture

December 29 2014

I Need A Friend Like Him

By

When the first very cold day comes this soon, you know it will be a long winter. I put on my coat and pull a wool hat down over my ears and leave the house …

Mary Mother of Jesus in a Wheelchair

By

According to "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," Mary should be played by a beautiful blond girl with Vaseline on her eyelashes to make them stand out (gotta love the whitewashing of our Middle Eastern religious …

Load more