Is it a sin to use a smartphone in church?


There have always been distractions in church. The smartphone is the most potent distraction yet. [Read more...]

How to worship out of your mind


Humans have five senses. Why do we use just one when we worship? [Read more...]

Should men’s gatherings have singing?


In the past few years more and more men’s meetings have ditched the singing — in order to leave more time for small group discussion time. Is this a good thing? [Read more...]

The Church’s Planned Parenthood moment

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Planned Parenthood is under siege over government funding. The church will face a similar barrage in the not-too-distant future over its tax exempt status. [Read more...]

Fight church serves MMA community (video)


Are MMA and Christianity compatible? Watch this video before you decide. [Read more...]

Black church triples in size by focusing on men

David Porter

In the past five years the church has exploded. Instead of five reliable men, Kirkland now has about 50. Overall attendance has more than tripled – from a low of 50 to an average of 175 on a given weekend. Giving is up. Mission work is up. The church is growing so rapidly there are plans to expand the facility. [Read more...]

Why young Christian men choose radical Islam


There’s been much hand-wringing over ISIS’s success in recruiting young men from the West to join their holy war. Why would these men exchange safe, comfortable lives to fight for a bloody death cult? And why did these men abandon Christianity in the first place? [Read more...]