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July 19, 2016
CultureCast LIVE at the Goose with Trey Pearson
For the first time, we did a live show out of town with the whole...
November 22, 2013
Banned Questions About Christians: The Contributors
I am excited about, and very proud of, the coming release of the third book...
November 19, 2013
Banned Questions About Christians: The Questions
I'm excited to announce that my next book in the Banned Questions book series, "Banned Questions About...
February 27, 2013
Dad of Divas: The Interview
I did an interview recently for a parenting blog called www.DadofDivas.com. They have a feature called...
February 13, 2013
One Sins, We All Suffer
(Another Lenten reflection from the collection I did with Chalice Press, this time looking at...
February 12, 2013
The Only Way Out is Through (A Lenten Reflection)
(I decided to share some meditations I wrote for Chalice Press a few years ago...
February 01, 2013
I’m an A-hole Dad
(From my memoir, PregMANcy: A Dad, a Little Dude and a Due Date, on faith, fatherhood...
January 23, 2013
Did Jesus Ever Sin?
Most Christians' first reaction to this question is to answer this with a resounding "Of...
November 21, 2012
More on the Beautiful Stupidity of Writing (Part 2)
The Beautiful Stupidity of Writing (Part 1) Beautiful, Stupid Writing (Blog to Books) – Pt...
October 29, 2012
Is Democracy Dividing Us?
I've watched with some fascination as the projected electoral map takes shape, with great swaths...
October 25, 2012
Daddy’s Top Ten Childbirth Freak-Outs (pt. 2 of 2)
Yesterday I posted part one of this story. Click here to read that first if...
October 24, 2012
Daddy’s Top-Ten Childbirth Freak-Outs (Pt. 1 of 2)
Earlier in 2012, I had my first memoir/humor book published called "PregMANcy: A Dad, A...
September 24, 2012
Did Jesus Get Married and Have Children?
It's amazing what a difference six words can make in our understanding of a figure...
July 24, 2012
Was Jesus a Pacifist?
To recognize the final days of the Amazon Kindle $2.99 sale of Banned Questions About...
May 20, 2012
PregMANcy, the Interview (Patheos Book Club Q & A)
I spent a few minutes in the hot seat with Patheos editor Deb Arca who...
April 14, 2012
The Vasectomy: A Conversation with My “Boys”
Got some good news last night; the first printing of PregMANcy is finally in the...
April 07, 2012
Childbirth, C-Sections and the Violence of Creation
Given the themes during Holy Week of death, suffering violence and, ultimately, resurrection, I thought...
March 31, 2012
PregMANcy: The Video
This is a funny little trailer my son, Mattias, and I put together to tell...
March 23, 2012
Which Matters More: Faith IN Jesus or the Faith OF Jesus?
Following is taken from Banned Questions About Jesus. Galatians 3:22: Is it the faith of...
March 17, 2012
Sex, Babies, Music, Gas and Politics: My Chat with Carol Howard Merritt
Author, speaker, pastor and God Complex Radio show host Carol Howard Merritt invited me on...
March 13, 2012
Forget Jesus Tortillas: Meet Jesus Toast!
I wrote a piece a little while back about a guy in Espanola, New Mexico,...
March 02, 2012
The Pee Stick (PregMANcy)
Four weeks from now, on April 1st, Chalice Press will release my first memoir, titled...
March 01, 2012
Dealing With Inconsistencies in Scripture
The four Gospels in the Bible are central to the Christian faith. But they don't...
February 20, 2012
Did Jesus Have to Die to Save Us from Sin?
One of the cornerstones in the belief of many Christians is that "Jesus died for...
February 04, 2012
I’m an A**hole Dad
(From my memoir, PregMANcy: A Dad, a Little Dude and a Due Date, on faith,...
February 01, 2012
Belief in Jesus: The Only Way to Heaven?
Following is one of the more interesting questions posed in Banned Questions About Jesus. This...
January 26, 2012
Attending Your Own Funeral
I've been writing this week about inspired vision and embracing radical change even in the...
January 04, 2012
Same Old Sh*t (part 2 of 2)
I posted part one yesterday of "Same Old Shit," excerpted from my upcoming memoir, PregMANcy:...
December 20, 2011
Who’s Your Daddy? (Excerpted from PregMANcy)
With less than two months until PregMANcy, my memoir on family, faith and fatherhood hits,...
November 22, 2011
Jesus’ Moment of Atheism
I’ve been working my way through Peter Rollins’ new book, Insurrection, when I came across...
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