2014

What a year 2014 was! I am not sure if I could ever clearly communicate the things that have occurred in my heart, as well as my brain, over the last 12 months. To be honest, I feel like 2011-2013 was a build up to prepare me for 2014. Now I am not one of…

Will Everyone go to Heaven?

I know the title of this post is very provocative. When you ask the question like, “Will everyone go to heaven?” it reveals all kinds of assumptions: “Is Jon a universalist? Does he not believe in hell?” I can remember when Rob bell’s book, Love Wins, was first released. The evangelical world was in an…

Abraham & the death of the gods

This is a short dialectic on the sons laying on the table. I am deeply indebted to Kierkegaard’s book, Fear and Trembling, for this post. Philosophy is not particularly popular, especially amongst my tribe, christianity. Whenever I mention to someone that this is my major, they have one of two responses: 1.)¬†laughter, because the only…