Christians, get back into your comfort zone!

I don’t understand why my fellow Christians are always begging people to leave their comfort zone. It’s one of those things you hear repeated so often in Christian circles that you’d think it’s gospel. But, is it? Is being comfortable a bad thing? Isn’t the Holy Spirit’s ministry as our Comforter, to comfort us — despite…

Fish drink, but should Christians?

I recently received emails from two separate people asking my view on Christians and alcohol. Within days, I also noticed this article making the rounds on social media. Then, a co-worker asked what I thought about the same subject (as well as Colorado’s recent green light on recreational marijuana use – but that’s for another…

Five Things Christians Should Stop Saying In 2014

I read a very similar post on the same subject on which I’m waxing eloquent here. Props to whomever came up with the original idea. The following was born out of things I get tired of hearing, and conversations I’ve had with friends both Christian and non-Christian over the years about the things Christians say over and…

5 Reasons the Incarnation Is Worthy of Our Attention

With Christmas upon us, many Christians will meditate upon the importance of the birth of Jesus, or the Incarnation. Incarnation literally means “in the flesh.” Over two-thousand years ago, God actually showed up in the flesh as a little cooing baby born in a livestock stall in city of Bethlehem. His arrival was somewhat on…