This article was first published by RELEVANT Magazine — Since 2002, RELEVANT has been the leading platform reaching Christian twenty- and thirtysomethings. Their mission is not about “being relevant” (whatever that means) — it’s that God is relevant to every aspect of our lives. Never before in history has technology and...

Good Writing is Scary

What’s the scariest thing you’ve done? Most people have a handful of moments in their life that were scary for one reason or another. My memory is almost entirely void of such moments. That says far more about my ability to remember than the excitement level of my childhood....
Have you ever stopped to consider just how significantly sin has devastated the world around us? We see political turmoil, financial panic, racial tension, and death. Death. It seems to be all around us. We live in its stench whether we know it or not. Typically, we can ignore...

Never The Same

He is the beginning, the firstborn from the dead, that in everything he might be preeminent. (Colossians 1:18b) It was the single most horrible day in the history of the world. On that day, the Savior of the world willingly gave up his life for rebels. God died. And yet, we...
For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him. (Colossians 1:16)  When you look up at the sky, every galaxy you see was created and is sustained by...