Category: Common Thought

The Image of God: It’s Not for Everyone [Common Thought]

When reading or listening to Christian speakers and authors it does not take long to come across the phrase ‘Image of God.’ Image of God language is used to invoke a sense of absolute, innate […]

Nurturing My Sons’ Masculinity (or Toxicity?) [Common Thought]

For those who have known me over the last ten years would know, I have been hyper intentional with raising my boys. My wife and I spent years constructing our family rules so they would […]

American Secular Prophets: Why Christians Must Listen to Comedians [Common Thought]

My favorite escapes in life are short internet videos and podcasts. Back in August, it seemed a number of videos and a podcast in my world converged on the topic of comedy. Add to this […]

Why I Hid my Daughter from the Internet [Common Thought]

A few weeks ago, our family invited a beautiful baby girl into our life. Unless you had met us face to face you would not have known about our pregnancy. I had elicited my wife’s […]

Common Thought: Hating Family & the American Way of Life

Perusing the disagreements about sex in the American church can leave a person overwhelmed by different emotions and thoughts. Often, many of the people I talk to about these issues, have experienced sadness, anger, offense, […]

The Links in Theology

This month, as classes started back up after the Christmas Break, my first class meeting was sabotaged by sickness. In lieu of our class we were sent a number of links to watch through in […]