A Koinonia Confession

A Koinonia Confession

Having been a preacher’s kid, I have many fond memories that other people do not.  These include practicing baptisms with my siblings in the pool, experiencing an old fashioned, country “pounding” (some of you don’t even know what that is…ask me, and I’ll explain),...
As The Titanic Sank, He Preached…

As The Titanic Sank, He Preached…

We all know the story. It was 106 years ago, that the famed Titanic, a British passenger liner, struck an iceberg off Newfoundland. On the early morning hours of April 15, 1912, the gargantuan ship was slowly sucked down into the icy, black waters of the Atlantic....
The Porn-Again Problem (Part 3)

The Porn-Again Problem (Part 3)

For the past two weeks, I’ve shared some insights about the dangers of pornography (Part 1) and what Christians can generally do about it (Part 2). In this last installment, I want to give some specific advice for specific groups of people. These tips are not...
The Porn-Again Problem (Part 2)

The Porn-Again Problem (Part 2)

Last post, I explained why pornography is a multi-faceted monster. It is a problem because it is a sin, it rewires our brains, lies, betrays, enslaves, and ultimately destroys us. What, then, can we do as Christians to fight it? Here’s some general advice. (Next week,...
The Porn-Again Problem (Part 1)

The Porn-Again Problem (Part 1)

Pornography is a problem. It is a big problem. That’s true for our world, our nation, our families, and even our churches. The sexual revolution has lied to us in countless ways. But one of its biggest deceptions has been telling us that unfettered sexual expression...