One problem the disciples *didn’t* have.

Some people say law can't be good news. Someone better tell all those freed slaves. Or one day in the future when abortion is abolished someone better tell all the babies who were saved from death because they weren't allowed to be murdered. Now let's get it clear right from the beginning. Paul is very…

Remember to Remember God’s Acts

In Latin, "remember" means "to call to mind" or to "be mind-full" of something. Β  How much time do you spend calling to mind the mighty deeds of the Lord? Β  If you aren't in the practice of regularly, actively bringing to mind the faithfulness of God, his mighty works both throughout all history and…

10 Things To Know When Starting a Talk Show Podcast

Just finished a full 12 episode season of a podcast. Since lists always have to come in tens, here are 10 things I learned in co-hosting a podcast. 1. In-studio is a must. Remote podcasts where the hosts aren't recording in the same room are possible but you lose so much in chemistry and natural…

A Short Open Letter to Christians in “Good” Churches

Dear American church: I love you. Love you enough to shoot you straight. Sorry this will hurt. There is plenty you do well. But that's not why I'm writing this letter. "Faithful are the wounds of a friend, deceitful the kisses of an enemy." Things need to change. (Insert Paul Washer, "I don't know why…

10 REASONS UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME IS A BAD IDEA

1. It is immoral since it is funded by plundering personal property by force and constitutes theft. 2. It is inflationary as it doesn't increase the goods and services in an economy it just devalues those goods and services to the extent that additional currency is generated out of thin air. If the government gave…

9 Ways We Get Church Membership Wrong

Continuing in this series on reviewing local church culture with articles here, here and here. Now we zero in specifically on the topic of local church membership. The renewed focus on local church membership in reformed evangelical circles over the past decade came out of a Godly desire to see people stop being so causal…