I love you. I am for you. And I hurt deeply with you this morning. This is not the first time I have felt this way, but I realize I might not have been as clear and vocal with you about it before. Honestly, it's because I assumed you knew. I assumed you saw my … Continue reading To My Black Brothers and Sisters
Hey. Today is World Refugee Day. Check out this video we made that shows what we're doing to love God and love people. I think you'll love it! Learn more about our work here.
You ever try to run your world? And quickly realize you can't. You're a complete failure at it. You can't even get the basics right - or at least that's my story. Then you stop long enough to look around you at the world at large and for a moment you're utterly astounded that things … Continue reading Can Wonder Woman Save the World?
I have been itching to tell you what I'm about to tell you today. #1 Morning Minutes Is Coming Next Week What are Morning Minutes, you might be wondering? Don't worry. I made a video to tell you all about it (see below), but the bottom line is that it's awesome and it's coming next … Continue reading Some Pretty Awesome Updates For You!
I hope you never watch the show. I managed a whole 10 minutes before I shut it off and wish I hadn't wasted the time. Here are 13 reasons why I hate 13 reasons why so much: #1 Because of my Pediatric ER on any given night Let me start by saying that I know … Continue reading 13 Reasons Why I Hate 13 Reasons Why
Nothing will awaken us to the state of the American Church like spending a week with Christians on the other side of the world. I met a Lebanese man named Adel last week. I'd met him before and he hadn't made much of an impression on me. He seemed uneducated but kind. He had brought … Continue reading What will awaken the American Church?
More than any other question I get asked is this one: "How do I become a Christian speaker?" While the question is meant to be flattering at first, it's come up enough to beg an answer. But perhaps I should start with the obvious: Biblically speaking, there is no such thing as a "Christian speaker". Ironically … Continue reading How to be a Christian Speaker
Does your brain ever go numb because of the size of the problem you're facing? Mine does. And when it does, I'm tempted to mentally check out - to catch up on my ever growing Netflix queue instead since that is a massive problem I know I can manage. Right now on the other side of the … Continue reading What you can do about the Syrian refugee crisis
What should we do when Hollywood produces movies we don't agree with? We Christians tend to be a fickle bunch. We don't put our money where our mouths are and we're living to regret it. Let me explain. We say we don't agree with a lot of things: like premarital sex and adultery and divorce and homosexuality. The … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast’s Gay Moment: What Should Christians Think?
Hey. It's Valentine's Day. You happy? Mad? Sad? How does V day make you feel? Maybe you love it, like me. Or maybe this Valentine's Day is hard for you. Maybe you leaned over and kissed the one you love this morning. Or maybe you can't stand looking at that body next to yours. Maybe you're … Continue reading Why I Love Valentine’s Day