Category Archives: Blog

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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Review: You’re Not As Crazy As I Think


I recently read a timely and prophetic book by my friend and former professor Randal Rauser, “You’re Not As Crazy As I Think: Dialogue in a World of Loud Voices and Hardened Opinions.”  I think this book is very apropos in our currently evangelical Christian climate.  A climate where people […]

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Failure…


How do you deal with failure? How would you react if you were in the band that recorded this video? Although this video is awful, the kids (I am assuming they are kids) practiced (not enough mind you) and tried, and then, failed miserably!!!!  Failure is easy to talk about when […]

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