Taking Communion in an Unworthy Manner

Taking Communion in an Unworthy Manner

(I want to preface this article by saying I could be wrong on points in this article, but I don’t think I could be wrong on the main point.) When I was speaking at a conference in England, I was engaged in a conversation with a Christian brother who believes that...
Humor — An Untapped Christian Apologetic

Humor — An Untapped Christian Apologetic

The existence of humor in the universe is a powerful argument for the existence of God. Have you ever noticed that newborn babies do not laugh? Why is that? No matter what you do, they will not laugh. The reason for that is they do not understand language and they do...
To Christians Who Don’t Read Books

To Christians Who Don’t Read Books

I often meet Christians who don’t read books. They don’t even read Christian books. Some are rather ashamed of this, but others seem quite proud of it. Their reasons vary, but there are a few fairly predictable categories. They don’t have time. They...
In Defense of Shame

In Defense of Shame

Shame (and shaming) is something our culture seeks to avoid at all costs. It is deemed to be “unkind,” and therefore, “not nice,” and therefore something we should never experience, or hope for others to experience. Is that how God sees the...