Losing my religion

I was born and raised in a country that is predominantly of the Christian religious tradition. A century of Christianity based culture...

False Shepherds

"From the least of them even to the greatest of them, everyone is greedy for gain, and from the prophet even to the priest everyone deals...

Morning coffee and a prayer

God be in my head and in my understanding God be in my eyes and in my looking God be in my mouth and in my speaking God be in my heart...

On-demand church culture

How do you understand God, and what impact does that have in your approach to faith? Our life of faith is not about what we can get out...

Identity Crisis

Faith is having an identity crisis in the Western world. Faith doesn’t seem to know what it is anymore. It also seems blissfully unaware...

You and I belong here

The separation of church and world has many layers. My own journey of the last half decade has consisted of peeling back those layers one...

Is The Church Relevant Today?

Everyone knows what the Church is. It’s the place where people gather to worship the divine. Not long ago in American culture, the Church...

Is God all in our heads?

Is God all in our heads—a product of brain chemistry? Or is the human brain like a radio that can tune into the divine? This raises the...

I suck at being a Christian

I had to learn to play the “game.” And the game was this: Intellectually I identified as “Christian.” Emotionally, I thought it was a...

The Cult of Feel Good Deism

A core tenet of Christianity is called “The Greatest Commandment.” In it, Jesus commands Christians to “love God and your neighbor as...