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Overthinking Christian

Our scope here is to rattle evangelical norms that threaten biblical norms (as well as pretend we are smarter and more "spiritual" than we actually are).

Staying True To Our Call in The Digital Age: Introducing “Analog Church”

Before COVID-19, the notion of digital church was taking off and the reality of “church online.” Pastor Jay Kim speaks into that in his latest, Analog Church: Why We Need Real People And Things In The Digital Age, which basically... Continue Reading →

Let’s Talk About Sin: Is Sin Natural?

Discussing sin as being a part of our humanity is very prevalent. We find it in secular media as well as in the church. For example, when someone is horrified by a mass shooting, they might talk about the horrors... Continue Reading →

Favorite Summer Reading 2020: Intriguing Resources

Below you will find a list of resources I found intriguing as I read through them this summer. All resources are books that are at least fairly fresh off the press. Here's my list in no particular order. The Ten... Continue Reading →

A Timely Prayer by Clement of Rome

We beseech thee, Master, to be our helper and protector. Save the afflicted among us; have mercy on the lowly; raise up the fallen; appear to the needy; heal the ungodly;

Summer Reading: Favorite Resources on Paul (2020)

Not all my summers look the same, but this summer I was privileged to read a lot of new books. I will be releasing a series of lists of some of the books that stood out, and will be starting... Continue Reading →

Is the Bible “Bloody, Brutal, & Barbaric?” (Part II)

How are Christians to approach troubling passages in the Old Testament, the so-called "texts of terror?" What are we to make of the conquests done by God’s own people in the Old Covenant, and in the name of God? And... Continue Reading →

Divorce & Remarriage: What Did Jesus Mean & Teach?

Few topics suck the air out of a room like the question of divorce and remarriage. And yet questions surrounding divorce and remarriage are not going anywhere anytime soon--questions such as “Are divorce and remarriage permitted for believers?" and "Are... Continue Reading →

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