A great post from Andy Kerckhoff at Growing Up Well on the mostly-forgotten strengths of the game of chess. I periodically play chess with my oldest son (8 year old) and, after reading this, am encouraged to play more with him. Fascinating read.
Don’t Let Your Church Become a Parachurch
I’m not fond of many parachurch groups. I know it’s not a popular position but I think it’s warranted in many cases. The rub for
Children’s Ministry and the Temptation of Trivialization
I don’t think it’s a sin for church to be fun, I just believe there are other values which take precedence over it. For example,
Sorry for the Delay. Not Really.
After my book was published last summer people looked at me with incredulity that I actually wrote a book. While I was “encouraged” by their