Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Diary of a Racist: My Journey Back (Part 2)

Part One, Part Three In the first post, I shared how I arrived at my conversion packed with ignorance and hostility toward black people. But...

Diary of a Racist (Part 1)

Part Two, Part Three The following article is part 1 in a 3 part series in honor of Black History Month. I was raised in Pittsburgh,...

Christmas & The Incarnation: An Excerpt from J. I. Packer

I was sitting locked in sermon preparation the other day when my computer pinged with an incoming message. It was from Tim Kerr--a Canadian...

Fearless Like Fred Holywell

I’m not going to lie, I think Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is the greatest story ever told not inspired by the Holy Spirit. And every...

Christmas: A Merry Thought for the Depressed Soul

Have you ever noticed how Christmas songs are either extremely happy or sad? We either celebrate the joy of the season, or we long for...

Will You Be Home for Christmas?

What comes to your mind when you hear the word, ‘home’? Is it a place you inhabit, or maybe a group of people?  Perhaps...

Have Yourself A Subversive Little Christmas 

It was January 22, 1984. If you were old enough to stay up and watch Super Bowl XVIII, you may remember the moment. During...

Gratitude in the Holiday Gauntlet

Get ready! Like a contestant on the 1980s TV show American Gladiator, you’re about to enter the holiday gauntlet. However, rather than attempting to plow...

5 Reasons to Teach Your Kids About the Reformation

This post was originally published on The Gospel Coalition Our neighbor looked more than a bit puzzled at my daughter’s answer. “I bet you’re looking forward...

Before Your Dad Dies: A Reminder as Father’s Day Approaches

Written By: Jamus Edwards My dad passed away a few years ago at the age of 69.  Father’s Day will never be the same for...