Parenting, Spiritual Practices

Book Review: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Teenage Brains

For those of us in youth ministry, Mark Oestreicher (or as he is commonly called, Marko) is a household name. He has been at the center of the discussion of how to effectively empower teenagers to live out the gospel for decades.   More recently, Marko has become a student of teenage brain development and… Read More Book Review: A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Teenage Brains

Relationships

The Struggle is Real: Learning from the celibate, gay christian community

As I mentioned in my recent sermon, I have learned a lot from the celibate, gay Christian community over the past several years. One such voice is author and blogger Eve Tushnet. Eve shares her perspective as a lesbian woman in the church who loves Scripture and embraces Jesus’ teachings about sex, marriage and lust.… Read More The Struggle is Real: Learning from the celibate, gay christian community