Tim Keller on What Culture Is and Why It Matters

Culture doesn’t simply exist. It is created. It is, to remain linguistically faithful, cultivated. And culture matters. Within an organization, it “eats strategy for breakfast” according to Peter Drucker. Earlier in my life, I was taught to...
Being "Christian" In an Election Year

Being "Christian" In an Election Year

I write about politics very little, so this is rare for me. I read everything from Drudge Report on the right to Huffington Post on the left daily and almost too obsessively. So it isn’t that I’m uninformed. I just don’t think, at the end of the day,...
When the World Is In Chaos, Jesus Is Our Only Hope

When the World Is In Chaos, Jesus Is Our Only Hope

132 people, killed in Paris, France in multiple, coordinated terrorist attacks. 19 dead in Baghdad, Iraq, killed by a suicide bomber just six days after another 12 were killed in that city by multiple bombs. 43 dead in Beirut, Lebanon because of two suicide...
Shouldn't It Be Illegal to Kill Human Babies?

Shouldn't It Be Illegal to Kill Human Babies?

Abortion is only a political issue because we’ve allowed it to become one. Every time I write about it, someone jumps on me for getting political. So let me make something clear. I’m not a Republican. I’m not a Democrat. I’m too conservative...
May We #NeverForget That We Are Never Invincible

May We #NeverForget That We Are Never Invincible

I was just about to leave for the office and the Today Show was on. The first plane had hit and no one really knew why for a few minutes. The second plane removed all doubt. The next few hours were filled with phone calls with church members who had loved ones...
One Big Reason People Don't Want to Go to Church

One Big Reason People Don't Want to Go to Church

Warning. Long, boring story inspired in part by government bureaucracy coming… So, you know how the Internal Revenue Service is all about efficiency?… But seriously… Last Monday, I needed a transcript of my return to complete a mortgage application....
The Great, Glorious Agenda of King Jesus

The Great, Glorious Agenda of King Jesus

I posted something negative about abortion on Facebook and then watched a mini-landslide of comments come in calling me all kinds of not-nice names. Others jumped in to stand up for life but it just wasn’t a pretty moment at this table of strangers. This issue,...
Hey Fellow Christians, We Have a Fight on Our Hands!

Hey Fellow Christians, We Have a Fight on Our Hands!

I learned in a public high school, nothing draws a crowd faster than a fight. Now that I’m an adult, the same is true, but usually the fight isn’t with fists but with words. The idea of fighting the good fight is definitely a biblical idea. We should fight...