Why Switchfoot Sings Christians’ Songs

Can the word Christian be an adjective?  We certainly have found plenty of things to slap it onto: Christian fiction, Christian movies, Christian music, Christian bookstores, Christian T-Shirts, Christian Dior, Christian Bale…okay, those last two don’t count.  The point is, the word Christian is an adjective these days.  Are we Christians okay with that? Switchfoot’s Viral QuoteContinue reading “Why Switchfoot Sings Christians’ Songs”

Is the Church the Place to Party Hard?–Part 3

My sister-in-law dug up a video from my days in college that brought back great memories of a week spent with nine other Christian young men.  Unfortunately for me, the video is mildly incriminating since it contains actual footage of us guys doing the equivalent of a “flash mob” style dance party in different areasContinue reading “Is the Church the Place to Party Hard?–Part 3”

The Sensual Injections of Religious Rock (CCM) — Part One

Sorry, Louis.  You have no place on the IPod of the truly religious Christian. Part of taking a new pastorate means you inherit all of the junk mail of the previous guy.  There is an independent Baptist newspaper that shows up in my mailbox–sort of like a letter from Paul–that contains all kinds of…”articles”.  TheContinue reading “The Sensual Injections of Religious Rock (CCM) — Part One”