The Truth About Joy: A Close Encounter with Roma Downey
16 March 2014
So, celebrity interviews aren’t a regular staple on my Outlook calendar, but a few weeks ago I interviewed Roma Downey and Mark Burnett in the backseat of their limo when they were on their way to… somewhere in Los Angeles. I wasn’t exactly in the..
Everybody Is An Addict
06 March 2014
I’m of the opinion that everybody is addicted to something. Everybody. To Something. But as tends to be the norm in Christendom, the ‘biggies” seem to get all the attention. To be sure, some of your students are addicted, or dangerously close, to self-harm, drinking,..
5 Ways to Help Students Absorb the Bible
13 February 2014
We sat down in a close circle, exhaled and focused as we opened the Bible. As each page was read, they became more and more involved. Word after word, they sat drinking in the richness of the sacred texts of God. Ok. That never happened..
Marketing the Bible to Teenagers
12 February 2014
Among most church-going teenagers, the Bible has a PR problem. Sure, they know where it is, and at which youth group programs they are expected to bring it along. But very few find it compelling enough to read on their own. The Bible, God’s authoritative..