Worldview

If Your Christianity Is Just a Moral Religion Based on a Myth, It’s Worthless

My Facebook and Twitter feeds are blowing up with Christians who are decolonizing, deconstructing, rethinking, and reforming their Christianity because of the abuses they have experienced from Christians and in churches. I understand...

Life

When Peace and Unity Seem Impossible

There is a sweet peace in giving up the responsibility to control everything and the drive to get vengeance...

Spiritual Warfare

5 Myths about Angels and Demons

There is no indication that our world’s fascination with angels and demons is in decline. Rarely does a day pass that we don’t hear of someone’s alleged encounter with either a holy angel or a fallen demon, together with news that a new TV show or film on Netflix...

Spiritual Warfare

Christians and Demonic Activity Today

Christians can be demon oppressed, but never demon possessed. In the Gospels, wherever Jesus goes, he casts out demons. The demons just really came out of the woodwork with Jesus' ministry. Because the Empire of Satan focused...

Worldview

Check Your Digital Self-Image

Today we get lost in a maze of mirrors that distort our reflections of the self, argues anthropologist Thomas de Zengotita. He says that our screen technology has grown to a new pinnacle of addictive delight in the digital age because...

God

The Sound of God’s Silence

Do you know the sound of silence? Once upon a time, I played the flute in the school orchestra. I especially enjoyed playing those musical pieces where a portion of the score built up to a crescendo, followed by...

Family

Help Your Kids Cope With Covid-19 Through Creativity

As a teacher at a K-12 school, I have seen firsthand some of the unique challenges, struggles, and anxieties that faculty, parents, and students face this year. Whether a school opens in person, stays entirely virtual, or runs a hybrid model...

Spiritual Warfare

Demonology 101

After a few months on "our" mission field—a post-communist, dead, atheistic region—my family and I were reeling from the shock. No, not culture shock, though there was plenty of that. It was the shock of coming face-to-face with demonic forces...

Life

The Christian’s Most Crippling Disability and Enemy

Whether we find ourselves tied in knots or dangling at loose ends, God hears our cry. He has a lot to give us in these moments.

Life

3 Questions About Self-Care

The self-care industry is booming. Its messages are broadcast loudly across social media, pop culture, and every means of marketing. The refrain of our day is...