My New Habit for 2017

My New Habit for 2017

Ah the New Year! Who doesn’t love the promise of a fresh start? If you feel like you’re barely getting by it gives you the hope that things will turn around. If things are going pretty well there’s the potential they could be taken to the next level....

Merry Christmas!

Christmas 2016 is almost upon us, but the 2016 Theology on the Ground video is already here! The miracle of Christmas is not that a virgin had a son, but that God became a man. This video goes over one of the greatest realities of human history and reminds us why we...
How to Know God’s Will For Your Life

How to Know God’s Will For Your Life

Recently, I had an old friend from college get back in touch with me through Facebook messenger. He looked me up specifically because he was struggling with the existence of God and he thought I would be a good person to talk to.   Our conversation turned into...
A Theology of Government

A Theology of Government

Here in the U.S., we are in the midst of another Presidential Election cycle. From now until November, much of our national attention will be directed at picking the next leader of our nation, as well as many other issues that voters will have a say in.   As...
Why I Believe in God

Why I Believe in God

We all exercise a tremendous amount of faith every day. Christians, Atheists, Muslims, everyone. It’s part of being human. We know so little that we would be unable to function if we didn’t choose to trust that certain things were true.   The...
A Theology of Family

A Theology of Family

  It should be obvious to even the most casual observer that Christians are pretty preoccupied with the idea of the family. Whether it’s through the naming of various organizations (think “Focus on the Family”), or the perceived perils of...
Why Christians Are So Pro-Adoption

Why Christians Are So Pro-Adoption

One thing that my wife and I have in common: we’ve both had a burning in our hearts to adopt a child. There’s still a lot we need to talk about in terms of timing and everything else before we are ready for that, but it’s something we know that we...