Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Christmas Story?

The story of Jesus' birth gets repeated a lot this time of year. But how much of the story we know and repeat is an accurate reflection of what the Scripture teaches? The answers and explanations to these questions are listed below. 1. Fact or Fiction: Everything we know about the birth of Jesus comes … Continue reading Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Christmas Story?

What Trolls Teaches About The Pursuit Of Happiness

A couple of weeks ago, my wife and I took our three young children to the movies. They wanted to see Trolls. At the heart of the movie is a conflict between the sickly sweet Trolls and the sullen Bergens. The premise of the movie was simple and horrifying. The Bergens believe that the only … Continue reading What Trolls Teaches About The Pursuit Of Happiness

Your Kids Are Never Too Noisy For Church

I’ve never been to a church with a sign like the one above, but some churches do send the message that only well behaved children are welcome. They send that message both implicitly and explicitly. The message “only well behaved children are welcome,” is sent implicitly when churches schedule their Sunday school hour during a … Continue reading Your Kids Are Never Too Noisy For Church