Christian Rap or Christiansthat Rap? (In defense of SPZRKT and John Givez)

Is it Chrostian rap or is it that there are rappers that are Christians? As Christian Hip Hop (CHH) expands beyond the borders of Christendom this question has begun to be asked more and more. A while back SPZRKT wrote a break up letter to CHH and recently John Givez expressed his desire not to… Read More Christian Rap or Christiansthat Rap? (In defense of SPZRKT and John Givez)

Embracing the Tension of Faith and Doubt and the God I don’t Understand 

I recently finished the new book Help My Unbelief by Barnabas Piper, son of famed pastor and author John Piper. I became familiar with Barnabas (we will pretend we are on a first name basis. He responded to a Facebook message I sent him once and he follows me on Twitter) through a podcast that… Read More Embracing the Tension of Faith and Doubt and the God I don’t Understand 

Some Reflections on Depression (and an attempt to explain it to the mentally healthy)

I have realized that it is difficult to explain what depression/anxiety/OCD feels like to those who have never experienced it. It isn’t just sadness or worry. Like I have written before, I don’t know what the main problem I have is, but it is probably somewhat a mixture of the three. I am going to… Read More Some Reflections on Depression (and an attempt to explain it to the mentally healthy)