The Kiddy Pool: Presidential Daughters

We want to believe that our presidential choice shares our values when it comes to future generations, however unlikely that is in reality.

Call for Pitches: Utopian Yearnings

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AiG’s Ark Encounter Is a Model for Christians Engaging Popular Culture

You may not agree with the premises of the Creation Museum or Ark Encounter but both attractions engage real people at their level with excellence.

Wendell Berry Loves Your Nowhere Place

The Seer, a new film about Wendell Berry, is a celebration of the people who once upon a time we called “salt of the earth” but who we remember now as “backward” caricatures.

Finding Our Hopefuls When Caught by Giant Despair

If the sinless Savior desired community in a time of suffering, how much more do we need friends?

Do racial issues really “disappear” because of the Gospel? A response to John MacArthur.

The Gospel enables believers to see social issues from a spiritual perspective — but does it remove social issues altogether?

The Morgan Grimes Theory

The strength that comes from friendship is the grounding force that gives me the courage to do what I otherwise could not, that enables me to persevere through circumstances that I otherwise could not.

Call for Pitches: Good Clean Fun

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An Exercise of Faith: How CrossFit Compares to Christianity

Just how similar is CrossFit to a religion?

Summer Shootings, Pokémon Go : Rebuilding Community in the Wake of Destruction

In a season of sorrow, Pokémon Go is a bit of common grace sprinkled on the horror blazing around us.

The Kiddy Pool: Summertime, and the Livin’ Ain’t Easy

Reflecting on summer vacation prompts me to consider just how ordinary poverty is for so many of my neighbors, literal and figurative.

Can Transhumanism Lead Us Back to Orthodoxy?

Some Christians are afraid transhumanism is just Gnosticism in a new form. But what if that’s backward?

Pop Culture Cults and the Cultists Among Us

We are inexplicably drawn to shiny new things that make us laugh, inspire, evoke hope, or instill a sense of status.

The Coming Ethical Conundrums of Transhumanism

The more we look down the tunnel of time, the more complicated the question of transhumanism becomes.

Christ and Pop Anti-Culture?

To claim the United States today has no culture, as Carl Trueman does, works only if one adopts the least tenable, most outdated understanding of culture available.

The Kiddy Pool: The Problem with Promises in Marriage Vows

Marriage vows hold us to a standard impossible to attain without the grace and forgiveness of Christ and each other.