What causes us to change our worldviews in how we see ourselves, others or our lives? Sometimes it can be stories. In family systems theory the person who acts out—an incorrigible child or an alcoholic father—is called the “identified patient.” Paradoxically, the...
Think back to1981… do you remember an earthquake that shook the ground beneath your feet? Probably not. Yet in 1981, for the first time in over 1,000 years the majority of global Christianity lives outside Europe and North America. The above chart shows this seismic...
Does one political party, or even one presidential candidate, speak for God? The wife of candidate Ted Cruz was widely quoted that her husband was in the race “to show this country the face of the God that we serve.” Such confidence in any one person’s ability to...
Joseph Conrad has written: “A man may destroy everything within himself—love, hate, belief, and even doubt. But as long as he clings to life, he cannot destroy fear.” Using the analogy of human fevers, occasionally we experience “high-grade” fear which can be (or...
My wife grew up in Iowa, so we have followed the hoopla around tonight’s Iowa caucus with more than casual interest. As students at Iowa State in Ames in the early 70’s, we actually attended the caucuses in February, 1974 for that presidential election. I...
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