Designer Jesus

A young friend texted me last night. I hadn’t heard from him for months, and I got the feeling he’d been wandering from God. After a few awkward stabs at conversation, our talk quickly moved toward faith and my concerns about his relationship with God. On the phone, he argued: “I still believe in Jesus, […]

The Joy Thief

I’ve been distracted all week. It’s mainly because I’ve been the target of a bit of unfair criticism. Someone started demanding their way. When that didn’t work, they accused me of lying to them. Now I know this is considered the coolest thing on political talk shows today. When we don’t like what someone stands […]