Is the Church a Family Anymore?

Roger Olson makes some interesting observations about the pietist origins of the old Watchnight Services — and some strong claims about the changes in evangelical church life over the past six decades: When I was growing up, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day were very special on our family calendar. The former always brought [Read More…]

Twelve Terrible Facebook Jesus Memes – UPDATED

One of the most remarkable religious media phenomena of recent years has been the development of massive Christian Facebook accounts.  They post silly graphics of Jesus comforting children with words like, “LIKE and SHARE if you believe Jesus loves you!”  Or, worse (?), they post videos of kittens or children doing cute things, things that [Read More…]