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February 27, 2015
My Jesus Project for March: Jesus the Ascetic
I thought Jesus the Radical was hard. At least I didn't fast from solid food and...
February 26, 2015
Sara Miles CultureCast
Back in the saddle, getting back to a weekly schedule, many important questions are answered....
February 25, 2015
Repenting Doesn’t Mean Feeling Like Crap About Yourself
We've all heard the sidewalk preachers and TV Evangelists quoting the Gospels, telling us to...
February 23, 2015
What if Following Jesus isn’t Primarily about Beliefs or Actions?
The following is part of "My Jesus Project," a year-long quest to better understand what...
February 20, 2015
What does it really mean to follow Jesus?
Four out of five Americans claim to be Christians. That's more than a quarter billion...
February 19, 2015
Broken Covenants, Killing Rock Stars and Cask-Strength Fears
Well kids, we’ve got good news and bad news… On a sad note, we bid...
February 18, 2015
Christ Church PDX Loses Funding, Denomination for LGBTQ Advocacy
After nearly two decades serving within the denomination known as the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC),...
February 15, 2015
BHC21 LIVE EVENT!
A couple weeks ago, I was at the Christianity21 Conference in Phoenix, AZ (or C21)–...
February 14, 2015
The Gospel of Mark as a Manifesto of Political and Religious Defiance
I'm starting to think that Che Guevara and the Jesus of the Gospel according to...
February 10, 2015
Learning to Love the Crust Punks and Society’s “Other”
As part of my year-long quest to better, more fully and authentically follow the life...
February 07, 2015
WWCAD: What Would Christian Anarchists Do?
It's a rainy, graciously lazy Saturday in Portland. A perfect time to dive into the...
February 06, 2015
Jesus Wouldn’t Do Lists (But I do)
Anyone who knows me very well can tell you I'm pretty intense about things. When...
February 03, 2015
Day Two of My Jesus Project: Are We Done Yet?
First, the good news: After four months of preparation, I have officially started my year-long...
January 06, 2015
Ryan Bell: Adventist to Atheist…Really?
Seventh Day Adventist pastor Ryan Bell spent a year intentionally living as an atheist and...
January 05, 2015
Why Christians Should Support the “Satanic” Statue in Oklahoma
Oklahoma may seem an unlikely place for what has been called a satanic sculpture to...
December 29, 2014
AJ Jacobs, Sony, Summer Camps & Semi-Nude Skyping
After a, um, hiatus of sorts Christian, Amy, and Andy are back to talk about...
December 22, 2014
My Seizure Diagnosis: Is there a Pony in this Shitpile?
I was sitting on the couch, working on an article on the morning of December...
December 16, 2014
Are We Addicted to a Constant State of Distraction? #MyJesusProject
I was catching up on back-episodes of 60 Minutes last night (required viewing for all...
December 10, 2014
Disarming Scripture: Derek Flood tackles the problem of violence in the Bible
Derek Flood's new book Disarming Scripture has just been released this month, and has already...
December 09, 2014
Jesus Can’t Breathe: a Spiritual Problem That Begs a Spiritual Response
My friend, Peter Heltzel, and a cohort of some 75 faith leaders in New York...
December 06, 2014
A Miracle Turned Six Books Into a Website (and will help in #Feeding5000) #MyJesusProject
I'm really excited to let folks know that we have a new trade that's taken...
December 03, 2014
Considering Twelve Sides of Jesus (#MyJesusProject)
Not surprising, this whole endeavor to understand what it really means to follow Jesus in...
December 02, 2014
AJ Jacobs Tells Me How to Be More Like Jesus #MyJesusProject
For the next 14-18 months, I'm doing a sort of "Human Experiment" project in which...
November 24, 2014
So…Am I Jesus Yet? #MyJesusProject
It's been a week now since I announced my newest project, which is to spend between...
November 24, 2014
We Have a New Trade-up! Get Your Book Designed & Edited #Feeding5000 #MyJesusProject
Sometimes it takes a little bit of imagination to realize how much we really have...
November 22, 2014
A nun, an astrophysicist and a Post-Christian walk into a radio show…
I always enjoy chatting with radio talk show host Welton Gaddy, based out of Washington...
November 22, 2014
AJ Jacobs on Being Other People’s Version of Jesus (Ugh) #MyJesusProject
I had a chat with my friend and fellow author, AJ Jacobs, today on Skype....
November 21, 2014
How Generosity Goes Viral (A Five-for-One Deal) #Feeding5000 #MyJesusProject
"Woah," Mattias' eyes bulged when he walked in and saw the red mountain bike, sitting...
November 20, 2014
Putting Jesus in My Boots #MyJesusProject
I'm spending 18 months trying to figure out what it really means to follow Jesus....
November 18, 2014
My Jesus Project Dos and Don’ts (Reader Survey) #MyJesusProject
If you haven't already read from my post yesterday, I'm doing an experiment over the next...
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