Batman, Chik-Fil-A, Muppets and Love

Several years ago, I read the book “I Saw Satan Fall Like Lightning” by French literary critic Rene Girard.  Girard has a fascinating theory that human beings learn desire by imitation.  In a recent Gospel Coalition article, Joe Carter explains this concept this way:  “Just as an infant learns to speak by imitating the language […]

your mission (should you choose to accept it)

I have been keeping up with The Village Church’s latest sermon series via podcast.  For the past couple of months, Pastor Matt Chandler has been preaching a series on the Mission of the Church.  In a strange way, the sermon series has providentially intersected with my own journey as my own church goes through the […]