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May 20, 2015
The Real Reason Christianity is Still in Decline
The most recent Pew forum study, which show that numbers of people identifying with any brand...
September 10, 2014
Mark Driscoll, Women as Penis Houses, and Crumbling Temples
Oh, Mark Driscoll. Just when I start to muster an inkling of compassion for you,...
August 06, 2014
Five Reasons Progressive Christians Secretly Love Mark Driscoll
Anyone who reads my stuff with some regularity probably already knows that Mars Hill pastor...
February 12, 2014
Acts 29, Driscoll and New Faces on the Same Old Faith
I was interviewed recently by Barry Thompson, a writer for an alt-weekly in Boston called...
December 03, 2013
Following Up on the Mefferd/Driscoll Interview and My Blog Post
Never, in my wildest imagination, did I think that the thing I'd get the most...
November 27, 2013
Mark Driscoll’s Plagiarism Witch Hunt
Read a follow-up to this piece HERE. Yes, I know it is Thanksgiving. So maybe...
October 27, 2013
Church Sign Epic Fails, “God Hates Heavy Metal” Edition
I was told to dress up as the scariest character I could imagine, so I'm...
September 12, 2013
Tony Kriz, Killer Bees and Women in Prison (CultureCast)
This week, Christian sits down with Tony Kriz (AKA, Tony the Beat Poet from Blue...
May 23, 2013
Bananas: The Atheist’s Nightmare
Thanks to Jess, a young woman in my Banned Questions Sunday school class, for passing...
May 14, 2013
CultureCast: Game Church, Jason Collins & Amy on Driscoll
Our guest this week is Drew Dixon, the editor-in-chief of GameChurch.com. Drew talks to us...
April 30, 2013
Mark Driscoll’s Oral Fixation
It's no headline-grabber when Mark Driscoll does something to annoy me. It's another thing entirely...
April 04, 2013
Jimmy Carter vs. the SBC/Driscoll/Victoria’s Secret: A Sea Change?
Jimmy Carter offered an open letter a few years back (republished this week by Women's...
January 29, 2013
New Sincerity, Hating to Love Mark Driscoll & Gun Control
Today's guest on the Homebrewed CultureCast is Jonathan Fitzgerald, editor of Patrol and Not Your...
January 24, 2013
I Hate Loving Mark Driscoll
Rev. Mark Driscoll, founder of Mars Hill church, has a true gift. Just when I...
October 31, 2012
Driscoll, Piper, Calvin and God’s Gift of…Racism?
“It’s right for God to slaughter women and children anytime he pleases. God gives life...
October 22, 2012
Rev. Phil Snider, LGBT Rights and Going Viral (CultureCast)
Over the weekend, our friend Phil Snider had the unexpected pleasure of going viral. Not him personally,...
October 19, 2012
Homebrewed CultureCast is Blowing Up – HELP!
Homebrewed Christianity CultureCast is listed today as "New and Noteworthy" in religion podcasts...This is a...
October 15, 2012
Five Misconceptions About Men
Growing up, I looked to my dad as the quintessential definition of what a man...
July 26, 2012
New “Hellbound?” Movie Challenges the Prospect of Hell
Apologies folks, but the review has been pulled for the moment. To be released in...
July 19, 2012
Gospel Coalition’s Views on Gender, Sex Aren’t “Complementary”
On the one hand, I'm encouraged when Christians can have more honest, open dialogue about...
April 28, 2012
Further Thoughts on Mars Hill and the “Angry Queers”
There's been some interesting discussion following my recent post about the vandalism of a Mars...
April 26, 2012
“Angry Queers” Take on Driscoll, Mars Hill the Wrong Way
I had a stew of emotions when I read about an activist group in Portland...
March 29, 2012
You Might Be an Emergent Christian If…
I'm working on wrangling the final submissions for book three in the Banned Questions series,...
March 29, 2012
Richard Dawkins: The Atheist Martin Luther
As further evidence that atheists are as diverse as their faithful counterpart, Alain De Botton...
March 15, 2012
What is Church 2.0? (Video)
Here is a condensed version of a workshop I offer on the concept of "Church...
February 24, 2012
Evangelical 2.0: The Deception of Driscoll’s Acts 29 Network
I've written quite a bit about churches like Mark Driscoll's Mars Hill and the concerns...
February 23, 2012
Sh*t Emergent Christians Say
My friend, Travis Mamone, did a short video about all the stuff emergent Christians are...
February 15, 2012
Hottest Topics of the Past Month
I decided it was kind of fun to go back and see what folks are...
February 07, 2012
Mark Driscoll’s Mars Hill: A Case for Accountability
I wrote a piece recently about Mark Driscoll, his Mars Hill Church in Seattle, and...
January 27, 2012
Mark Driscoll on Women as “Weaker Vessels”
First, I owe an apology for mis-quoting Mars Hill's Pastor Mark Driscoll in an earlier...
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