Don’t Call Me That

If you look at our website, brochure, business cards, etc, you will see that word behind my name. Pastor. Despite all the title-wrangling that’s gone on with the emerging church movement, I think one title that has stayed fairly well intact is the word Pastor. Assuming we even knew what it meant to begin with. […]

Fake China :: Fake Church

I have a friend who is about to travel to Beijing for the 2008 Olympics. One of her friends has a brother who is swimming for Tunisia, so she decided to come along for the ride. Last night she was over at our house, telling us about some of the interesting steps the Chinese government […]

The Swiss Cheese Curse

“Brendon… the ground you walk on is cursed, and no matter what kind of job you have, it will suck in one way or another. And chances are, most months there will be more month than there is money. “Kara… you’ll probably give birth to children someday, but without drugs the pain will make you […]

Letter to Christianity Today

I wanted to share with everyone a letter I wrote to Christianity Today. So here it is: William Lane Craig is 99% right in “God is Not Dead Yet”, but I believe his take on the impotence of post-modernism needs correction. He falls into a common trap—equating relativism with post-modernism. Relativism is just one aspect […]