Category: christians

  • 3 Ways Peace Jesus Gives Differs from Peace the World Gives

    27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid. John 14:27 Many times throughout my life, I have wondered how people of different faiths (or people who claim to have no faith at all) can […]

  • The Puzzling Pursuit of Perseverance

    2Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters,whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. James 1:2-4 I was boiling with anger. I felt paralyzed, helpless against the ever-changing tide of circumstance and […]

  • My Response to The Nashville Statement

    Earlier this week, The Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood released a document entitled “The Nashville Statement.” Because I am passionate about loving LGBT people well due to some very personal ties, I feel compelled to express with utmost clarity my own convictions regarding sexuality. Though I am an Evangelical Christian and though I live […]