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5 Reasons Adventists Stink at Social Justice

January 20, 2018

If you repeat something often enough, you can start to believe that almost anything is true. At least that’s what I learned from “the Little Engine that Could.” One of the phrases that I hear repeated over and over again is that Christians and social justice don’t mix. Another is that pastors should stay out of politics, but we’ll get to that later. No matter which side of the political aisle you may consider yourself to be, one truth remains:…

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Church Leadership

Why Are The Best Leaders Tall?

Let me tell you something you may not know about me. I’m a recovering short-man. It’s something I’m hoping to grow out of (see what I did there?). A lot of it stems from emotional trauma during my teen years. There was a girl…

January 14, 2018
Church Leadership

How to Get A Book Banned and Unbanned In One Week

Everything happened so fast that you might have missed it if you blinked. In one day, I read the news that the Michigan Conference of Seventh-day Adventists had stopped selling books written by renowned Adventist historian and author, George Knight. About an hour later, I saw a statement…

July 11, 2017