Category Culture

Blank Slates?

We see a lot of Catholic school kids come by our Summer Welcome table every summer. And by come by, I mean walk by. Perhaps it’s because our group is primarily made up of Protestants (i.e., non-Catholics), but I don’t think that’s it. Typically, when they stop long enough to talk, they talk about how […]

A Heart in Communist China

About a month ago, I sat down with a Chinese friend of mine, a Christian who came to the Lord last year. I hadn’t seen him at any of the Chi Alpha events, so I’d given him a call. He said, “Scott, we need to talk, but I think we should do it in person.” […]

Why I Love Jesus (And Religion, Too)

I wasn’t going to write about this video, but people kept asking me about what I thought of it, so I figured I’d jot down some quick thoughts. First of all, I understand where the poet in the video is coming from. I don’t know how many times I heard in my church growing up […]