Archives for Nov 16, 2016 @ 9:50

Did You Overdose (on the election)?

By Aaron Visser In the sign-off of his special on election night on Showtime, amidst the jocularity and satire, Stephen Colbert said some pretty thoughtful and sobering things about this most recent election. At one point, he compared politics to things like poison and gambling: too much of either, and you end up regretting it. [Read More…]

Ministry from the Second Chair (by Ben Pickett)

Ben Pickett is the Discipleship Minister at the Highland Church of Christ in Abilene Texas. I entered full-time ministry later in life after a career in business and discovered quickly the importance of training and education. Fact is, I’m still learning. I’m finding that with each new ministry context I learn more about myself, my [Read More…]

The Election and the Pentecostals/Charismatics

By Michelle Van Loon who can be read at and followed at According to a 2011 Pew Forum survey, there are twice as many Pentecostal and Charismatic Christians in the world as there are Evangelicals. An earlier Barna survey notes that in the U.S., as many as a quarter of U.S. Christians identify [Read More…]