Check Out My Chapter in the New ‘Pop Culture Primer’!

I'm excited to announce a project that's been in the works for several months. I've had the pleasure of working with Josh Larsen, editor of Think Christian, on a chapter for their brand new, free e-book Pop Culture Primer.  Josh has drawn together writers to analyze pop culture artifacts from five different categories: music, video games, graphic …

Sufjan Will Help You Find Your Christmas Unicorn

After about 50+ spins of Sufjan Stevens’ “Christmas Unicorn” in the past week, I believe I am sufficiently convinced that “I’m the Christmas unicorn.” But don’t worry, I also believe “you’re the Christmas unicorn…it’s all right—I love you.” Let me explain. In 2012, Stevens released his second installment of holiday revelry Silver & Gold. This …

“O Christ, Our Hope, Our Heart’s Desire” Guitar Chords (Video)

This 8th century Latin hymn is fantastic. It's contemplative, simple, and filled with Gospel theology and truth. The four simple verses move through the story of the Gospel. Through and through, it is an adoration of Jesus Christ. It begins at creation, moves to the cross, then the resurrection and enthronement, and finally eternal hope …