Church for Men: Why Informality Is Suddenly OK


[display_podcast] (Author’s note: This post originally appeared in January 2013. It was part of a series about the huge changes that are rocking Western society – and their impact on men and the church. I am not advocating these changes; I’m simply trying to explain why they’re happening, to help believers respond with greater understanding to those they may disagree with.) I’m one of the millions of viewers enchanted by one of TV’s hottest show – Downton Abbey. It’s the story of an aristocrati … [Read more...]

An Examined Life with Jeff Allen: Dr. Andy Bannister part 2


[display_podcast] In this week’s podcast, I continue my discussion with Andy Bannister, the Director and Lead Apologist for RZIM (Ravi Zacharias International Ministries) Canada.  Andy speaks all around the world, has a PhD in Islamic Studies, and authored An Oral-Formulaic Study of the Qur’an.   Now, last week, Andy mentioned that he believes Bill Maher is a lazy Atheist, quite frankly.  Or, to be more precise, he is a “Pollyanna Atheist” who wants to hold on to the cuddly things that he likes … [Read more...]