Parent Like You Mean It 19: Guns, Gays & God

So, I logged onto my news feed yesterday and saw this headline:Pelosi: Hillary Struggling With White Men Because of ‘Guns, Gays and God’ Now, I’ll be perfectly honest and tell you right up front that I’ve never been a Nancy Pelosi fan.  My first instinct, upon seeing her name as the first word of the headline was to blow off the whole article… but then came the second word… and quickly behind it came the ninth, tenth and twelfth words. I was suddenly intrigued. In a nutshell, here is what … [Read more...]

WWUTT: The Bible Is True Because the Bible Says It’s True?

How can we know that the Bible really is God's word and it what it says is true?Well, first of all, because the Bible says so. Whoa! Hold the phone! The Bible is true because the Bible says it's true? That's a circular argument! Listen, it’s perfectly reasonable.If we said the Bible was something the Bible didn't say that would be a problem, wouldn’t it? But even on its own, the reasoning isn’t circular. The Bible is self-affirming. We use history to examine history, right?Well, lik … [Read more...]

Jesus in HD 168: Behold the Lamb

[display_podcast]There is a beautiful and breathtaking symmetry to the life and ministry of Jesus.Case in point, as you will hear in this PODCAST, here in John 12, the beloved disciple brings us full circle. You may not see that now. But trust me, you will by the time we conclude this discussion.Let me give you one tantalizing little hint: This beautiful symmetry to which I refer has little to do with palm branches, but everything to do with lambs.Now watch this: When John … [Read more...]

Transform: What Is A Mindset & How to Develop A Good One with John Ramstead

John Romstead is a retired fighter pilot and business executive with an incredible story of setbacks and overcoming, and now he serves people through executive coaching and an amazing podcast "Eternal Leadership". This week, we learn John's thoughts on "Mindset" as we discuss his contributions to my book "Entrepreneur Mind Hacks", including his chapter titled “Mindset is the Start of Shaping a New Future”.Now, John defines Mindset as: The totality of how you see the world, including all your … [Read more...]

The Summit Lecture Series: Making Sense of Your World with John Stonestreet, Part 5

To purchase the entire Summit Lecture Series, Vol. 1 on DVD, go to:, why aren’t Europeans having babies at a sustainable rate?You can tell a lot about what people and governments believe their problems are by looking at what they offer as solutions.France’s solution to their low birth rate was to give families money and other financial benefits, therefore, we can deduce that they thought their problem was finances. This has helped them to a degree, but they are still bel … [Read more...]

I’m Waiting 21: Is Virginity A Disease?

[display_podcast]Recently we read an article in the The Washington Post about teen birthrates hitting an all-time low.  Part of the article jumped out at us.  Bill Albert, chief program officer for the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy was quoted as saying, “There has been a change in social norms that has happened in the past 20 years, and the idea of not having sex or delaying sex is now something that can be okay.” We wholeheartedly agree with Mr. Albert because w … [Read more...]