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Why is Hell such a HOT topic in Evangelicalism today?


If you are an avid reader of Christian books, blogs or the twitter-verse these days, you have to admit that there has been huge serge on the topic of Hell within evangelical circles.  Rob Bell might have sparked this recent serge but Bell is not the founder of the evangelical […]

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Living Beyond Yourself


Originally published in the Vermilion Standard, here is my recent article: “Living Beyond Yourself.” I have been fascinated with the recent public Charlie Sheen meltdown. The TV star whose self-inflated perception and worldview has, sadly, caused his own self-destruction. Charlie’s destructive spiral is the acute example of what we all […]

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The Treatment: Part 1 – Moving from Indoctrination to Education


There is little question that there is a problem evident in the Christian Education arm of the evangelical church in North America.  As I stated in an earlier post, there are probably many of reasons for this predicament and, thus, the solution is multifaceted.  To that end, I want to […]

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The Problem: An Introduction


Over a series of blog posts, I am going to tackle a topic that I have been reflecting on over the last few years: Why most evangelical Christians have less and less theological and biblical understanding and the effect this is having on the Church as a whole.  This awareness […]

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Why I believe most Evangelical Christians are practical universalists. Did that get your attention?


With all the attention of Rob Bell’s new book “Love Wins” and the label by some that he is a universalist, many evangelicals have come out to condemn the book (even before it was published) and call him a heretic and even bid him “farewell” on Twitter.   I, personally, […]

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