Rise of The New Atheists

Believers have a hard time understanding atheists' conceptuality of 'spirituality'… about which, whilst I'm sure it varies considerably from individual to individual, I think I can safely say that I speak for a...

Contradiction In The Gospels

Being the nerd that I am, I must confess that sometimes random things bother me. This week, it’s Bart Ehrman claiming that the Bible is full of contradictions. Bart Ehrman is probably the most popular Bible cri...

The Holy Trinity of C. S. Lewis

If Protestants had patron saints, C. S. Lewis would be the  patron saint of campus ministers. He worked on the college campuses of Oxford and Cambridge for most of his adult life dealing with students. He wrote...

The Foxes Of Faith

File this under “What Not To Do When Lady Doubt Comes Knocking”: Treat every question as if it’s of equal importance and start to cultivate an all-or-nothing mindset about every issue. What am I talking about? ...

Mbius Strip Faith

Here’s one unhealthy response to doubt: Be very afraid that your faith won’t endure to the end. I understand the impulse. If you think your eternal destiny hangs on the content of your beliefs, then any waverin...

This I Believe

Today I was filling out a form and I was asked to define who God is, explain Jesus Christ’s relationship to the church and discuss my own personal faith commitments in 250-500 words. My first thought was, “That...

Redeeming Religion

A few months ago my wife had plans on a Saturday morning, meaning it was my responsibility alone to take care of the kids. I was asking her about what we had in the fridge for breakfast and as she walked out th...