Why I’m a Christian Who (Still) Supports Planned Parenthood


Last week an undercover video was released purporting to show that Planned Parenthood is in the business of selling fetal body parts. The video reinvigorated the anti-abortion movement and renewed calls to defund Planned Parenthood. [Read more...]

Your “Deeply Held Religious Belief” Isn’t Biblical


The more I hear the words “deeply held religious belief,” the more uneasy I feel. I wasn’t sure why until I had read through the umpteenth article on the subject. And that’s when I realized that the so-called “beliefs” being defended aren’t actually rooted in scripture. [Read more...]

Flags, Guns and Christians


Last Friday the Confederate flag came down in South Carolina, the result of a national debate prompted by photos of Charleston shooter Dylann Roof proudly holding that flag. [Read more...]

Marriage Equality — What Have Christians Lost?


Should Christians who are celebrating marriage equality empathize with those who are grieving over the Supreme Court ruling? [Read more...]

Biblical Marriage and Biblical Justice


Are you growing weary of the outcry of angst, fear, and frustration over marriage equality from Christians who claim to believe in biblical marriage? What if more Christians who say they believe in biblical marriage would actually practice biblical justice? [Read more...]

Speak the Truth in Love


“Speak the truth in love” is a phrase that some Christians love to toss out when they encounter disagreement, as if repeating those trite words will magically win debates. All too often they use it as a license to spew pet positions in a manner is that is far from actually being loving. [Read more...]

“40 Questions For Christians Now Waving Rainbow Flags”


Kevin DeYoung of the Gospel Coalition asked 40 questions to Christians who support LGBT equality. Fair enough, Kevin. I’ll take you at your word that you are sincere in your desire to understand why we believe what we believe. [Read more...]

Breaking Down Southern Baptist Rhetoric Against Same-Sex Marriage


While Southern Baptists have been vocally repenting of their support for slavery and Jim Crow since 1995, they have done virtually nothing to actually make amends. One of their own members, an African American pastor, noted that if the SBC was serious they would champion policies that would actually make a difference, such as criminal [Read More...]