The Grain of the Gospel: Why Christians Should Care about Food Ethics

The following is a guest post written by my friend and former college roommate, Zak Weston. Zak’s been working in the area of food ethics, and I asked him to write up a post about why Christians should care about these issues. It’s an area in which I need to make some changes in my… Continue reading The Grain of the Gospel: Why Christians Should Care about Food Ethics

What to make of Jordan Peterson? Some takes, then my own.

UPDATE: Read my post, “Two More Pieces about Jordan Peterson.” If I remember correctly, I first heard of and listened to Jordan Peterson on an episode of The Art of Manliness podcast. (Or perhaps it was this episode.) However, I could be mistaken, because Peterson’s been popping up in conversation all over the place in… Continue reading What to make of Jordan Peterson? Some takes, then my own.

Please Don’t Leave Me Alone: On Male Friendships, or the Lack Thereof

Maybe you, like me, consider yourself quite the introvert. Maybe you, like me, have a difficult time walking the tightrope between feeling quickly overwhelmed by interpersonal relationships, on the one hand, and feeling incredibly lonely, on the other hand. Maybe you, like me, feel these problems acutely as a male (although I’m sure that females… Continue reading Please Don’t Leave Me Alone: On Male Friendships, or the Lack Thereof

Christian, Do the Daily Office: 5 Things You Can Learn from Morning and Evening Prayer

The Problem: We All Need to Grow, But We’re Not Sure How Let’s face it: to say the very least, we Christians all have room to grow when it comes to following Jesus. None of us has “arrived.” There’s always more to learn about who God is, what God has done, and how we can… Continue reading Christian, Do the Daily Office: 5 Things You Can Learn from Morning and Evening Prayer

Top 3 Reasons Why I’m an Anglican Christian

Why am I an Anglican Christian? Here are 3 reasons. 1. Anglicanism as a Refuge from Fundamentalism First, for me, Anglicanism has been a refuge from fundamentalism. Now, to be sure, we do have our own fundamentalists within the Anglican Communion! But, compared to some “ingrown enclaves” I’ve experienced in my Christian upbringing, Anglicanism has… Continue reading Top 3 Reasons Why I’m an Anglican Christian