Losing Time and Losing Friends

I turned forty yesterday. Thanks to Facebook, a record number of people wished me a happy birthday; but to be fair, Facebook makes it very difficult to ignore a birthday. It’s easier to take a few seconds to type a greeting then it is to dismiss its constant prompting to do so. I guess that’s Facebook’s way of keeping…

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Good and Worldly

The Christian faith teaches that we are sinful by nature and only God is good. If he didn’t work through us to reveal his goodness, where would that leave us? On our own we are only capable of evil. Humility and self-loathing would be too great if it were not balanced by the belief that God is working through us…

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A Fool At Heart: Believing God’s Not Dead

I know more than a few good, intelligent people who are Christians. Some of them have let their own emotions get the better of them. I have friends who cannot bring themselves to talk to me because I write about losing faith. I read posts by Christian bloggers who seem to have lost focus on…

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