I have spent my life reading. Truly. I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t thinking about books and starting a new book or planning what I was going to read next.
Eccentric Christianity is a new orbit where the self is displaced and God is found at the center of life.
The feeling of anger is just a feeling, neither good nor bad; it’s part of what it is to be human.
Here’s how I know when I’ve gone too far. When I get so overwhelmed with busyness that my spiritual growth stagnates, that’s a huge red flag.
I know life is busy. How could you possibly fit in time to sit still every day? Here’s how: Put the urgent on hold. Do what’s important first. The urgent will always be there.
It is my conviction that the God of the universe is neither surprised by nor ashamed of the sexual behavior we participate in.
In many church circles, the standard question to determine whether someone is “saved” has historically been “If you should die tonight, how do you know you’d go to heaven?” Usually, when people ask this questio