Category: Relationships

Your Pastor is Broken (and It's Okay)

An old friend, Richard, recently called me. He used to live in town and attend my church. For the past seven years or so, he’s been a member of a…
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What Ticked Jesus Off? (And Why Are Some Christians So Angry?)

We Christians (and I include myself in that group) are too easily offended at times. We are a passionate people given to strong feelings and even stronger opinions. Few in…
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An Experiment in "Anti-Social" Behavior

It’s day three, and my withdrawal symptoms are raging. Shakes. Irritability. Difficulty focusing. Depression. If you had told me I was “addicted,” I would have denied it, but apparently I…
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Thankful for My Enemies?

In one twenty-four-hour period, I ran into two families who pretty much hate me. Once upon a time we had been friends. These encounters weren’t the first time I’ve seen…
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