Tag Archives: Marriage

Free to Date

  I’ve been meaning to tackle this subject for some time. It was reading Tim Fall’s post about the “Purity Culture’s” lists of oppressive rules that finally goaded me into collecting my thoughts. Although it was on a different subject, … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life, Personal Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Miss List: SCOTUS Marriage Edition

Whether last Friday’s Supreme Court ruling about same sex marriage caught you off guard or not, here are some responses I’ve found helpful in digesting and processing and attempting to answer the question: now what?

Posted in Christian Life, Discernment, In The News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

“Marriage is Good”

Although I’m not yet married, I enjoy hearing the wisdom of those who are married. I particularly appreciate this piece by Jen Pollock Michel in Christianity Today (which I found linked at Challies.com).

Posted in Christian Life | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Miss List for Valentine’s Day Weekend

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. Before I get caught up spending my evening with one of Jane Austen’s finest stories, I have a don’t miss list for you.

Posted in Christian Life, Discernment, Entertainment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Miss List: Defending Creationism from Scripture and Thoughts on Marriage and Gay Affirming Churches

Today’s don’t miss list involves some big issues.

Posted in Christian Life, Church Movements, Discernment, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Don’t Miss List: Purity Movement Problems, #the15 and more

The first Don’t Miss List of 2015. 

Posted in Christian Life, Discernment, World Religions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Don’t Miss List: A Review of Enns’ Book, Marriage and Poor Theology in 140 Characters or Less

Lots of great material to pass along this week. So First Things first.

Posted in Bookshelf, Christian Life, Discernment, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Miss List: A Video for Maundy Thursday, Film Discernment and More

It is Maundy Thursday so that’s where this don’t miss list will begin. John 13:1-38 ESV “Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life, Discernment, Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What I’m Reading – November

As the holidays get closer, I find my spare time disappearing. Still, this month I managed two books and started a couple new ones.

Posted in Bookshelf, Christian Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Miss List 11.12.13

I’ve found a little more time lately to cruise websites looking for good things to share. Here’s what got my attention:

Posted in Christian Life, Discernment | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment