Gospel Fluency

Jeff Vanderstelt has just released a new book. It’s called Gospel Fluency: Speaking the Truths of Jesus into the Everyday Stuff of Life. I caught up with Jeff to discuss the book. Enjoy the interview! Instead of asking, “what is your book about,” I’m going to ask the question that’s behind that question. And that [Read More…]

Storytellers Change the World: A Theological Review of “Lincoln”

Leonard Sweet (my co-author of Jesus Manifesto, Jesus: A Theography and Jesus Speaks) wrote a theological review of the Speilberg film, Lincoln. There are no spoilers in it, so if you’ve not yet seen the film, there’s nothing to worry about. Read it below. — How do you measure a life? The same way you [Read More…]

Fast & Furious 6: A Tale of Two Kingdoms

Recently, I saw the re-run of Fast & Furious 6. I stunt-doubled in it (for Vin Diesel, of course), but that’s not the reason why I’m writing this post. The movie is superb. It also depicts two kinds of kingdoms . . . or churches. One is the kingdom (or church) ruled by “precision” . [Read More…]

A Humor Break

So I’ve been writing some pretty heavy blog posts over the last year. Therefore, it’s time for some humor. This one is a classic. The Original: Songified: Give us your one sentence reaction. [Read more…]