Thought for the day.

Christians disagree on many things: How should we interpret Paul’s comments on gender roles? Is the Adam & Eve account history or metaphor? What is the “unforgivable sin”? Which biblical rules apply to us today, and which ones are cultural? But with all the places we may disagree, one thing in the Bible is indisputable: Jesus … Read more…

Grace > justice.

I have two friends—let’s call them Charlie and Stuart—who don’t get along. They are both really awesome guys. I enjoy hanging out with both of them. They’re both well-liked, and they both get along with my other friends. But put them in the same room together, and you can almost feel the temperature of the … Read more…

The one about grace.

A thought for today. Ultimately, I believe that Christianity is about one central thing: the enormity of the grace of God. That’s really what it’s about, right? That grace is why Jesus came, what he preached, and why he went to the Cross; it’s why God loves us in spite of our sins; … Read more…