It’s a common belief among men of our age. We believe that if we could just appear confident, sexy, intimidating, competent, and super-human, then we’ll be happy.Continue Reading
Blog Posts on Life of the Body
I have to confess, I was giddy when I got out of bed yesterday morning.
It was borderline embarrassing. As I made my first cup of coffee, and the house was quiet, I stood there laughing at myself and simultaneously…Continue Reading
Both bodies and souls are important to the Christian.
We know that God created humans with these two interconnected parts, and that the health (or sickness) of one can influence the health (or sickness) of the other. God made us…Continue Reading
What we wear says more about us than we might think.
Many of us probably barely think at all when we get dressed in the morning. But something really profound is happening every time we pull on our pants and…Continue Reading
Playfulness is vital to healthy Christianity, says pastor and professor Erik Thoennes. “To be a Christian means to take God very seriously, but not ourselves.”
The great source of Christian playfulness is God himself, and the lavishness of his creation…Continue Reading
Are athletic achievement and fierce competition sheer madness for the Christian?
It’s a question essential not just for the celebrated Tim Tebows and Jeremy Lins, but also to a handful of unknown Christians playing in this weekend’s NCAA Tourney, and…Continue Reading
What should you do if you know someone who seems to be more excited about movies than Jesus?
Many professing Christians give little evidence of valuing Jesus more than the latest movie they have seen. Or the latest clothing they…Continue Reading