God And Country, the After Party!

“Here I am.” Many people have read my previous article on the very present need for believers everywhere to rid themselves of the leaven of the political fire. This is not to say that Jesus was not political, for He was! But Jesus was political in the sense that he was consistent in His deconstruction…

I Don’t Want to Go to Heaven

I was recently going to eat some southern Texas bar-b-cue with my wife, and as we pulled up to the restaurant I was already salivating. Walking up to the cashier to give her our order, I noticed a stack of gospel tracts for the customer to grab. On the front of the tract the following question was…

St. Patrick & the Druids

If you are like me then the only thing you know about St. Patrick is the beer and the color green. You also know that if you don’t wear green, and your friends are childish, you will receive pinches of love until you throw on an article of clothing with a shade of green. While…

Naked: Where The Gospel Begins

When one opens up the Bible (or any sacred books!) it can be an intimidating experience. Where does one start? The simple answer: the beginning. How does the beginning begin? Naked! Genesis 1-3… I am not talking about half-nudes running around conveniently covering themselves for the family portrait. I’m talking about completely nude people, unaware…

Noah & the News

Here we are. It is upon us…another earthquake, famine, pestilence, war, and possible upheaval of an entire economic system. Another group has declared war on a group it does not appreciate for existing. And the news has begun to raise the anxiety level of a country of fatalists. What is it we normally would conclude?…