Belief in the Bible Just Hit an All-Time Low: Why This Doesn’t Have to Be a Harbinger of Doom

For the first time in Gallup’s history, biblical skepticism has surpassed biblical literalism. This doesn’t have to be a harbinger of doom. [Read more…]

Two Things You'll Need to Truly Change in 2015

This is the day of resolutions: I’m going to lose weight! I’m going to eat healthier! I’m cutting up my credit cards! I’m finally quitting smoking! Are they the same resolutions you made last year? What’s going to make this year any different? In his groundbreaking book The Power of Habit, author Charles Duhigg talks [Read More…]

The Next Generation Has the Wrong Idea About God

Last Sunday┬áI mentioned a book titled Soul Searching: The Religious and Spiritual Lives of American Teenagers, by Christian Smith. This book was critical to me during my doctoral dissertation a few years back. Smith and his research team spent years interviewing thousands of teens to find out what American teenagers believed about God. His results [Read More…]