Christian Culture

There’s Only Two Types Of “Christian” (And You Should Be Able To Tell The Difference)

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmailAs one who studies culture for a living– most specifically, religious culture, I will tell you that technically there are over 40,000 Christian sects in the world. But realistically? There’s only two kinds of Christian– and honestly, I’m tired of pretending there’s not. It doesn’t matter what kind (denomination) of Christian you are; there are still only …

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No, Atheist Friends, The Bible Isn’t Just “Fairy Tale.”

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail When interacting with (some) atheists online, it isn’t a shocker to stumble upon some who begin a discussion with an overwhelming arrogance as they prepare to rain down their intellectual and moral superiority on you. I mean, let’s be honest: Every group has its hard-core Calvinists, right? (That’s a joke people. I don’t need more …

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Liberty University To Spend $1 Million On The Homeless. I Mean, On A Gun Range.

16K SharesShare16KTweetPin2Share+1RedditEmail Liberty University, the nation’s largest Christian university, has recently announced that it has at least a million dollars to blow. As people who profess to follow Jesus and teach young men and women to do the same, one would expect having an extra million dollars to spend could be put to some good causes …

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Fake News Isn’t The Problem: The Problem Is So Many People Believe It.

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail The issue of “fake news” is one that’s currently being discussed around the internet, and it’s being framed as a big problem in the digital age. Some have suggested that fake news is an ugly target that needs to be eradicated and blocked from the internet. Both Google and Facebook have taken steps to make …

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5 Ways To Contribute to Drama-Free Holidays With Your Opinionated Family

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail So, it’s finally here. The holidays are upon us, and there’s no turning back, and no avoiding them. I don’t know about you, but while I’m looking forward to the holidays, and while I want to be able to look forward to spending time with my family, I’m currently dreading it. Most years I …

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What I Wish My White Friends & Family Understood About Our Election Grief

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail It’s day 2, and I’m still grieving and feeling physically sick over the election– especially as I read story after story of how the Trump win has already emboldened racist bullying, threats, intimidation, and sexual assaults— in just the first day. As I process, I’m realizing there’s a lot of things I wish my …

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Why Franklin Graham Had Better Hope That Progressive Christians Were Right About Hell

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmailIs Franklin Graham headed to hell when he dies? That’s a tricky question, but one he’d do well to wrestle with. The answer to that is found in how one views the Bible– is it the inerrant, inspired Word of God? Is the Bible true? Is it authoritative? If one were to answer yes to …

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The Christian Right’s False Hope In A Conservative SCOTUS

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail What Franklin Graham Is Wrong About Today, Vol. 5 The election of 2016 is just a few weeks away (thank you, sweet baby Jesus). Over the course of this election season, it has been interesting to watch the conservative Christian reaction to Donald Trump. What originally was a “hell no!” during the primary season, …

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The Unbiblical Idea That God Has Blessed America Most (What Franklin Graham Is Wrong About Today)

11K SharesShare11KTweetPin5Share+1RedditEmail What Franklin Graham Is Wrong About Today, Vol. 4 Franklin Graham is known for saying controversial things, but the other day he said something that wasn’t very controversial at all. He said that God has blessed the United States of America more than any other nation on earth. This concept isn’t unique to Graham– …

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America Isn’t Growing Hostile Towards Christians, It’s Growing Hostile Towards Religious Bullies.

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail It seems like not more than a day or two goes by without hearing it from somewhere: America is growing hostile towards Christians. A growing number of Christians– a shocking amount, actually– are convinced that America’s glory days are over and that Christians are now a marginalized group on the verge of having all …

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