I Want to Be Less “Christian” (but more like Jesus)

I Want to Be Less “Christian” (but more like Jesus)

There was a time in my life where I thought the evangelical Christian subculture was just about as close to heaven as one could get before actually arriving.  The Christian t-shirts, concerts, radio, movies…it’s all there.  However, I am growing...
Who Is That?

Who Is That?

Every Sunday, there is a person that stands at the front of a Christian worship gathering.  Who is that person?  What do you call that person?  Yes, that person has a first and last name, but that person also has a unique role in the church that goes by many different...
Interview with Adam Dohrn

Interview with Adam Dohrn

I sat down with community youth pastor, Adam Dohrn to discuss the challenges facing youth today.  Adam is leads Student Connection, a joint youth program of seven churches in the Aplington, Iowa area.  To stay up to date with The Student Connection, like them on...
My Top 5 Books of 2016

My Top 5 Books of 2016

I love to read.  I guess I always have.  One of my earliest memories of reading was a little picture Bible set.  I nearly wore out the Joshua and Judges book of the collection!  Joshua’s battle at Jericho, Gideon, Sampson… all those guys, stirred the hearts of a...