We could spend dozens of pages dissecting why most modern Christian films suck, but much of it can be boiled down to three major and often repeated issues, particularly with the script. … More 3 Problems with Christian Film
It’s no secret that I’m not the biggest fan of a certain Christian film franchise that seems oddly obsessed with the Newsboys. The God’s Not Dead movies so far have been over-simplistic, cliched, unfair to other worldviews, and very, very preachy. However, there may be a glimmer of hope for the series with the newest installment God’s Not Dead: A Light in Darkness. … More My Hopes for God’s Not Dead 3
n recent years, the conversation has become somewhat convoluted. Many who identify as pro-life have tried to connect the abortion issue with a myriad of other political policies. To be fair, this seems to be coming from a place of genuine concern and care for one’s fellow man, but there are negative consequences to this line of thinking. … More Is Pro-Life More Than Anti-Abortion?
Logan Paul and his stupid antics are just a symptom of the disease. It’s doubtful that this will be enough to wake up the masses to it, but here it is anyway: we need to stop rewarding bad behavior. … More The Logan Paul Problem
We are not enemies. We are brothers and sisters. We are one body. It’s time for us to start acting like it.
The church is varied in its theological and political views. This won’t change. But we should be able to put aside lesser issues to follow the most important commandments. “Love the Lord your God with all your heart… and love your neighbor as yourself.” … More King of Peace
We shouldn’t need a holiday to remind us to be grateful. Gratitude should flow out of us.
Whether you’re in a bad season that never seems to end, or whether your life is going amazingly, we all have something to be thankful for. … More Why It’s Time to Stop Complaining
If the Harvey Weinstein scandal won’t call us to action, what will? Will we seek to stay comfortable? Will those in Hollywood who claim to be Christians value their fame and fortune more than the treasure of Christ? Will the Christian industry remain content to serve its established fan base, failing to be the salt and light of the earth? … More It’s Time for Christians to Reclaim Art
In the past decade or so, social media arguments have become a primary way to “discuss” opinions and ideas. The problem with that is nothing is really being discussed. People angrily type up their opinions and send them out into the oblivion of the internet. The comments are read simply to respond rather than to listen. Sometimes we’re typing just to get attention. … More 7 Tips for Disagreeing with Friends
The righteous Muslim, the kind Buddhist, and the altruistic atheist won’t experience eternal life apart from the Gospel of Jesus Christ. This isn’t new. This isn’t hateful. This is a foundational truth of Christianity, one that has been a key part of the faith from the beginning. … More How Love Wins When Hell Exists
The world is full of idioms that are thrown about without much thought. On the surface they sound nice, but if we really dissect them, we can see them for the shallow platitudes they are. Here are seven well-known sayings that are not as deep as we might think. … More 7 Sayings That Suck