Tag: church

diseases of the spirit

American religion is conspicuous for its messianically pretentious energy, its embarrassingly banal prose, and its impatiently hustling ambition. None of these marks is remotely biblical. […]

no present tense grace allowed

Why do we praise people who have a checkered past, but judge those with a checkered present? Let’s be honest. Most of the time, IMs […]

That’s just my box talking: theology and creativity

Practically speaking, a lot of Christians think of theology like a box. They think it forms the walls and lid for our minds and souls. […]

The perfect accessory for your western-themed church start-up

Christian Bookstore Employee: Excuse me, sir. Can I help you? Owen: No, I’m good. Just taking a photo….