GUIDE: Autodelete photos after dropbox upload

GUIDE: Autodelete photos after dropbox upload

Yes, there are a hundred ways to back up your phone’s photos and videos using services like dropbox, google plus, or other cloud drive services. The Problem These services do NOT delete the files on your phone once they are…

SERIES: Pet Peeves

SERIES: Pet Peeves

We all have things that annoy us. Here’s mine. Pet Peeves #001 – In the men’s room Pet Peeves #002 – At the restaurant Pet Peeves #003 – On the road Pet Peeves #004 – At the gas station Pet…

27 Critical musings on the film Noah

27 Critical musings on the film Noah

There’s been a lot of ballyhoo about the liberties taken by director Darren Aranofsky in his new film Noah. As an evangelical myself, I wondered how I would like the film. I’m really not into boycotting films, but more into…

5 Possible reasons Sodom was destroyed

5 Possible reasons Sodom was destroyed

Today I read an article about another Evangelical pastor deciding that the Bible does not condemn homosexuality. The article mentioned that a non-traditional interpretation of the Old Testament story of the destruction of Sodom (Genesis 19) was part of Read…

3 ways to fix political campaign spending

3 ways to fix political campaign spending

On my way to work today (I’m at lunch), I listened to the latest Slate Political Gabfest episode, and like usual, was a little stirred up, since it lacks a conservative voice (though John Dickerson does a decent job at…

Our Lady of Perpetual Emasculation

Our Lady of Perpetual Emasculation

I have a confession to make. Though I am generally a theologically conservative Christian, I do lean center/left slightly on many issues, including abortion (I think we should make it illegal, but allow women the first 6 weeks to do…

SERIES: Podcast Creation

SERIES: Podcast Creation

I preach monthly, and take the recorded file and prepare it as a podcast. This series is a guide to creating your own podcast, as simply as possible. GUIDE: Podcast Creation 1 – Recording a podcast GUIDE: Podcast Creation 2…

7 Reasons why we engage in ‘outrage porn’

7 Reasons why we engage in ‘outrage porn’

 This post is pat of a series. In 10 symptoms you are addicted to outrage porn, I brought to the fore the many things I recognized in my own self as I tried to disengage from this activity. And so I’ve…

SERIES: Outrage Porn

SERIES: Outrage Porn

This series is made up of the following articles: 10 symptoms you are addicted to outrage porn 7 Reasons why we engage in outrage porn How and when to express outrage Read more [...]

10 symptoms you are addicted to ‘Outrage Porn’

10 symptoms you are addicted to ‘Outrage Porn’

In a recent article, blogger and author Tim Challies introduced me to a term that was new to me – outrage porn.  However, my awareness that I have engaged in bitter partisan arguments and demonization of others, including political and…

PODCAST: Love suffers long and is kind

PODCAST: Love suffers long and is kind

Based on the beginning of the famous love passage in 1 Corinthians 13, this sermon covers the four actions we ought to take if we are to obey the instruction to suffer long and be kind. BTW, if you want…

PODCAST: Why Baptism?

PODCAST: Why Baptism?

I wish that experienced believers would not skip over this, but know it well enough to explain it to new believers. So here’s your chance, genius! I apologize for the first 2 minutes, in which my mic was on backwards,…