Minimalism is in. From ultra-light running shoes to iPhones to home and office decor, it is clear that many of us desire to keep things simple. Simple looks good, feels good, and, we are told, facilitates productivity and decreases stress. Complexity, on the other hand, weighs us down. Christopher McDougall told us that shoes with too much … Continue reading The Idol of Simplicity
In light of the Supreme Court's decision on so-called gay marriage last week, I thought it would be appropriate to reflect on how Christ's church might respond. Changing Nation, Unchanging Reality President Obama was certainly right when he said, in his congratulatory phone call to James Obergefell on Friday, June 26, that Obergefell's leadership had "changed the nation." Yes, an entire … Continue reading Some Things Will Never Change: The Church's Response to the Recent SCOTUS Decision on Gay "Marriage"