3 Things Christians Can Learn From Ants
Celebrating the ant in a world full of “anti” this and that.
The Princess Bride And The Lion Man: A Good Friday Devotion
You want a short devotional on Good Friday? As you wish.
For Your (Or Your Kids) Sleepless Nights
Two good things to help you (or your kids) find rest.
In episode 3 of the Cross-Cutting Culture Podcast we dive into Christopher Nolan’s film, The Prestige. Listen in and join the conversation in our Facebook group.
When The World Catches Up: Fathers
Throwing the challenge flag on what the world says about families and fathers.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
The second episode of the Cross-Cutting Culture Podcast dives into Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Podcast – Creed
The first episode of the Cross-cutting Culture Podcast. We discuss the 7th movie of the Rocky franchise, Creed.
When Prayer Shaming Began
The origins (and defeat) of prayer shaming.
One Year Later: A Safe Place In God
Reaching for stuff that works. Finding the Savior who will be there.
How To Be A Skeptic Of Jesus
Everyone has doubts, it’s what we do with them that counts.
When Your Solution Is…*Loading*…
Airport security lines, deserts, and how not to die of thirst.
Wisdom Of The 90’s: Aladdin
Finding the real Diamond in the rough of 90’s cinema. Exploring royalty, riches, and a tale of two Princes.
The Day I Saw Grace Win
A stunning wound. A radical idea. An experience of the greatness of God.
Wisdom Of The 90’s: Chris Farley
I’m no Bill Shakespeare, but here’s my best effort at a worthy tribute to one of the endearing legends of the 90’s…Chris Farley.
Wisdom Of The 90s: “Name”
The Goo Goo Dolls hit it big in the 90’s with a beautiful paradox in their hit song “Name.” Why did the song work and what does it reveal about our hearts?
50 Shades And Soldiers
Walking and working out just what it means to be discipled and to be a disciple-maker.
Losing The Baby
Contemplating a friend’s hard loss, and what hope might be found in bee stings and diamonds.
Of Men And Marriage. Of Crows and Crowns.
What if you could talk to a younger version of yourself before you made that one pivotal decision? Thoughts on men and marriage.
Make That Beauty Call
What is beauty? Where can it be found? What can it do? Finding clarity in the middle of Western movies and my wife’s battle with cancer.
Wrestling With Revenge, Redemption, and Robots
Yes…as a matter of fact, a robotic nurse actually can revolutionize a tired Hollywood theme with Gospel truth. Read this now…fer yer health!
The Scars Of God
What brings real hope and comfort in suffering? What sets Christianity apart from everything else? The scars of God.
Grace Beneath The Waves
Storms approach. The hurricane arrives. Cancer is here. But under the waves…we find the wild, free, surprising grace of God.
What Romantic Comedies Get Right (No, Seriously!)
Could the…(gulp)..rom-com’s actually point us toward a bigger truth? What can these type of films tell us about the pursuit of God?
Calvin, Hobbes, Everclear, and God. Part 3.
The final post in a series about fathers and the Father. May these encouragements find their way to your heart.
Calvin, Hobbes, Everclear, and God. Part 2.
Fighting off nurses. Asking tough questions. Discovering real fatherhood through the Ultimate Father. This is the second post in a series on fathers.
Calvin, Hobbes, Everclear, and God. Part 1.
Multiple problems, one solution. The first in a series of posts about fatherhood.
Remember What Growth Looks Like
What will you do for a two-yard gain? Examining challenges, growth, giants, desires and…Dallas Cowboys.
It Happened Again…
Examining church conflict, confused dogs, and the mirrors we must hold up.
Jesus, Hedberg, Evernote, And You. Part Two.
The final in a series of posts about the spiritual discipline of keeping a journal.
Jesus, Hedberg, Evernote, And You. Part One.
The first in a two-part series examining a helpful tool for growing in Christ.
Kobe Is Right About Your Failure
What can we learn about dealing with (repeated) failure from Kobe Bryant? What will we do about an 0-for-9 place in our lives?
The Beauty and Expense of Recovery
Two men. Two unlikely recoveries. One awesome God.
The Wolf On Your Street
Embracing the mission of God with the simplicity of the wolf.
One Single Tree
One tree, one psalm, one desire…