Lessons Learned: My Quest for the Radical Middle

A couple weeks ago, I was visiting with a friend of mine, just talking about God, life, and our personal struggles and triumphs. During our conversation, my friend told me something that really struck me. He said, “You know, so much of life comes down to balance.” When he said that, I could completely identify … More Lessons Learned: My Quest for the Radical Middle

My Take on the Gifts of the Spirit: When are they available? What’s their purpose? Why the controversy?

     In recent months, an increasingly prominent discussion has risen among fellow believers concerning the issue of spiritual gifts in the Church. Many questions have come up regarding what is biblical, proper, and edifying about spiritual gifts, specifically those gifts which are referred to as the “sign gifts.” In this article, my intent is to … More My Take on the Gifts of the Spirit: When are they available? What’s their purpose? Why the controversy?