Media, Movies and TV, Music

I am Outta Here – for the weekend

I am headed to Syracuse, New York, for the weekend for the Biblical Imagination Conference with the man, the legend, the awesomely bearded Michael Card. While I could never aspire to have a beard like his, Michael has long been one of my musical heroes. He combines teaching and art in a way that you… Continue reading I am Outta Here – for the weekend

Church, Definitions, Worship

Worship Manifesto, post 1

manifesto  (ˌmænɪˈfɛstəʊ) — n  , pl -tos , -toes a public declaration of intent, policy, aims, etc, as issued by apolitical party, government, or movement I am endlessly fascinated by the machinations of the modern church, in our varied attempts to justify our own existence. When we feel that sentiment is pulling toward social engagement, we become activists. When it is pulling toward leadership and programming, we become businessmen. When it pulls toward conversionism, we become evangelists. There… Continue reading Worship Manifesto, post 1

Things We Shouldn't Discuss

My Bill Clinton Confession

Many of my uber-conservative friends cannot stand former president Bill Clinton. I understand why. He committed acts of immorality and adultery; he let power go to his head; he was (and is) a staunch liberal on social issues and foreign policy. I get it. I don't agree with his politics. I don't like the way… Continue reading My Bill Clinton Confession