Engaging the Culture

One tension Christians throughout the ages have wrestled with is how we are to relate to the culture around us. There are groups of well-meaning Christians that arrive at far different conclusions when it comes to this subject. At one extreme, there are people who attempt to live lives that are completely separate and distinct from the world around them. Their posture towards culture is generally defensive and guarded. On ...

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Addicted to Being Right

You don’t need me to tell you this, but the culture we live in today is undergoing one of the biggest shifts away from Christianity in history. Often times, our response as Christians to the shift in culture is to fight fire with fire. We think, “We need more apologetics and more Christians willing to debate our values in public forums.” While there certainly is a place for apologetics, I’ve ...

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