I Need a Title!

Please help me pick a ‘working title’ for my second book! Let me explain … What is a ‘working title’? It’s a title that the author picks for their book until the official title is cemented. There are many times however, when the working title ends up being the official title. What is your second book about?My [Read More…]

What Did You Say?

Earlier this year I got to meet a very well known New York Times Bestselling author who is a Christian, published by a Christian publishing house, who writes about Christian themes. I’ve sat on this post for some time because I wasn’t sure what to do with this information. I was going to call him out [Read More…]

Oct 2: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 10-2-09: Why do brash people have no peace in their lives? Because they have no shame; nor do they care to. Jeremiah 6:13-15 Church has turned into entertainment, not its original intent: To focus on showing mercy and justice to the oppressed, widow and orphan. Jeremiah 7:2-8 Just make [Read More…]

Gay Marriage in Illinois

For the many people in both the GLBT and conservative communities throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Iowa, Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire (and especially those in California from the beginning of Prop Eight) who love to sarcastically and condescendingly say to me: “Andrew, you can say whatever you want about gay marriage and it doesn’t matter because you’re in Illinois and not [Read More…]

Interview with Soong-Chan Rah

Here is an interview with Soong-Chan Rah that I did while speaking at Cornerstone Festival in July. As always, I ask two questions: 1. As a representative of the Christian community, what do you want to say to gays and lesbians. 2. As a representative of the Christian community, what do you want to say [Read More…]


I got home late last night from speaking in Los Angeles throughout the weekend. So I’m not going to think deep today. Here’s some fun randomness from Cornerstone Festival 2009. Honestly, it was one of the funnest events I have ever been a part of. Here’s where you can sign up for 2010. Much love. www.themarinfoundation.org [Read more…]

New but Old

The following was originally posted on January 29, 2009. This past weekend I had some very, very close people to me talk to me about some deep secrets and fears in their lives that are tearing them apart. In lieu of that, I thought it was important to put this post out there again. Here is [Read More…]

Interview with Dr. John Perkins

This video was recorded during my time speaking at Cornerstone Festival 2009 in July (there will be quite a few interviews to follow – sorry for the delay, they take quite a while to download, then upload, etc. Finding the time to do so is sometimes difficult). Anyway, here is my interview with Dr. John Perkins. As [Read More…]

Sept 26: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 9-26-09: “Disaster follows disaster.” What you immediately see around you is what you’re creating—productiveness or disaster? Jeremiah 4:20 Your name, your church and your claims will give you no protection amidst your actions. Your heart is all the Lord is after. Jeremiah 5:7-11 God allows ‘cause and effect’ to [Read More…]

You Did It!

After all of your hard work, it’s finally done! Love is an Orientation is now on Kindle. Here is the page on Amazon. How exciting. Much love. www.themarinfoundation.org [Read more…]

Sept 25: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 9-25-09: There are no births which are mistakes in God’s eyes. Even the unborn are known and loved by God. Jeremiah 1:5 Don’t ever let anyone tell you that you can’t do miraculous things for God because of your age! They know not of God’s power. Jeremiah 1:6-8 Our [Read More…]

Live Chat Today

Don’t forget today’s Live Chat from 3-5pm CST. Here’s how to participate: -Click on the ‘Live Chat’ button on the top of the page -Type your question into the chat box at the bottom of the page (but make sure you ‘Copy’ it before you press send, because the first time you press send it [Read More…]

Part 4: Language in the Culture War—Homophobic

This is the last post in this series. Here is the Intro to this series on Language in the Culture War about Tolerance. Here is Part 2 on Reconciliation. Here is Part 3 on Affirming. Homophobic: The word ‘homophobic’ has become one of those ugly, politically charged words that bring on a new (and incorrect) [Read More…]

Sept 22: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible? 9-22-09: As Kevin Garnett says in his commercial for Adidas, “Nothing is Impossible!” God agrees. Isaiah 59:1 Don’t ever forget, or underestimate the power of the word “all” when repeatedly mentioned in the Bible. Isaiah 64:6 God relentlessly pursues us even without our asking. In turn, what are we [Read More…]