How to Change the World

How to Change the World

I am often troubled by the things I see in our culture and churches. This past week seemed especially troubling. It began with a conversation with a friend about my denomination and continued with my witnessing displays of moral decadence in entertainment and public...
Fighting Spiritual Apathy

Fighting Spiritual Apathy

Fighting spiritual apathy is an important part of developing your faith. Acedia is a word that people don’t use much anymore. It’s a word that is rooted in Latin and Greek and literally means lack of care. In religious terms, it is most associated with a...
The Journey Toward Simplicity

The Journey Toward Simplicity

Simplicity is an important but potentially elusive part of a persons faith journey. When we consider simplicity, we tend to think about it as an outward reality. We think of simplifying our lives by getting rid of possessions, by eliminating unnecessary busyness, or...
Cultivate Faith

Cultivate Faith

It isn’t easy to figure out how to cultivate faith. There are often many challenges that can get in the way.  When a person is just starting out on our faith journey, it can be difficult to know exactly where to begin. If a person’s faith seems like it has grown a...