Before Our Time Runs Out: Urgency, Singleness, and Confessions of an Exhausted Parent

Before Our Time Runs Out: Urgency, Singleness, and Confessions of an Exhausted Parent

As much of a family man as I am (my favorite romantic comedy is still The Family Man), I am first and foremost a citizen of God’s kingdom. I want to live like that’s true. I want that kind of devotion to God and His kingdom.

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I'm Not Okay with My Grandpa Dying (and Jesus Isn't Either)

I'm Not Okay with My Grandpa Dying (and Jesus Isn't Either)

Jesus was not a passive responder to death, and He didn’t tell His grieving friends that they didn’t need to hurt. He grieved with them, and He was angry that death was wreaking this havoc.

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Faith Seeking Understanding

We don’t find the perfect answers to all our questions before we believe. We may still have some questions, but they don't hinder us from encountering the living God.

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I Know You Don't Like Her but She's My Girl

If I find out that someone can't stand being around my wife, that's likely to cause issues between us. Why do we expect it to be any different with Jesus?

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You Take Me as I Am: Insecurity, My Boring Story, and Coming to Grips with Grace

You Take Me as I Am: Insecurity, My Boring Story, and Coming to Grips with Grace

How could I think that my prideful, selfish, unloving heart being raised to new life is anything less than supernatural? How could I want more drama than that? How could I want a more spectacular demonstration of power than that?

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Christian Atheists?

Christian Atheists?

You don’t have to watch Making a Murderer to know that someone can be falsely accused. The earliest Christians were no strangers to false accusations. In fact, they were accused of being atheists.

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Mud Pies and Normative Christian Desire

Mud Pies and Normative Christian Desire

Have you, like me, felt let down by something the world promised would lead to ultimate happiness? Do you settle for “pretty good weeks” without realizing that there is a “great eternity” out there for the taking?

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