Rethinking Belonging

Rethinking Belonging

The Good Samaritan is one of those stories that transcends the Christian tradition in some senses (which is a nice reminder that we don’t actually own these stories). It’s worth revisiting (or visiting for the first time) here. What the story illustrates...
The Price of Unity

The Price of Unity

I confess. There are some things I hold in tension. A lot of them. One of those things that I continue to labor to understand is the idea of unity in the body of Christ, because I think it’s important. There’s no shortage of scriptures emphasizing the need...
A Theology of Anger

A Theology of Anger

Anger is a fairly natural disposition for me. It doesn’t take a lot for me to get there. It comes easily. For the longest time, I was led to believe that anger was a sin. Human anger is a dangerous thing to play with, and can lead to pretty disastrous results....