“Even though you are critical of the Church, you still want to stay a part of it.”
To some people, being pregnant means glowy Instagram selfies and gender reveal parties and pinning nursery pictures and prenatal yoga. To me, being pregnant has meant keeping puke bags in the car.
Here are seven examples of Christmas traditions that were under fire this year.
People could not fathom the idea of going to a place where Internet was spotty at best and there was no air conditioning.
Part of our calling is to be joyful and thankful in all circumstances—not just the ones that inspire us to put “#blessed” after a Facebook status.
I think breaking through to heaven will be—in an infinitely more glorious fashion—akin to meeting someone you know only from Twitter.
Anything we don’t want to blast to our network of friends doesn’t count. God is only invoked when it’s a “blessing.”
If we love our neighbors, we owe it to them to listen.
Christians are missing out if they don’t read his new interview with Complex magazine. Not because Bieber offers the best guidelines for living a Christian life (he says he’s “not religious” and doesn’t seem to think going to church is a necessity), but because he is willing to illustrate through his own “broken” humanity how badly we need God.
I can’t even tell you how excited this stuff makes me.