Category: Culture


Free Sex

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Family, Gospel, Life. No Comments

23rd April

The gospel sets sex free from guilt, fear, and shame.


YOUTOPIA

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3rd April

Disney’s “Zootopia” offers two dead-ends for life, but the gospel of Jesus surpasses both.


SURPRISED BY EASTER

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24th March

Easter means the end of sickness and sadness and sin and death, and that means it’s time to party.



EATING AND DRINKING

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11th March

Virtually everything can be done to the glory of God, including eating and drinking.



LOVE TRUMPS VOTING

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, God. No Comments

6th March

Love trumps voting, both in power and in glory.



GIVING UP LENT FOR LENT

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7th February

Too often Lent plays into the hands of dangerously false ideas about God and his grace.



FREEDOM IN, NOT FREEDOM FROM

Posted by Jessica Ponder in Culture, God, Life. No Comments

31st January

Joy is not found by rejecting God’s design but by receiving it in Jesus. Freedom in, not freedom from.



HOW THE GRINCH STEALS CHRISTMAS

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Gospel, Life. 2 comments

21st December

Two Grinches threaten to steal Christmas each year, and there’s only way way to fight them.



Merry Xmas

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28th November

Christmas is a call to war. Just not the war you always hear about. #MerryXmas



THANKSGIVING: THE HOLIDAY FOR EVERY DAY

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Family, God, Gospel, Life, Mission. 1 Comment

21st November

Thanksgiving means God is good, Jesus is Lord, the company is kind-hearted, and the potatoes are hot.



FOR THE LOVE OF DOG

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, God, Life. 1 Comment

30th October

Evidence we are lost is seen in the increasingly common exchange of the love of God for the love of dog.



WHAT MAKES A WOMAN?

Posted by Doug Ponder in Culture, Family, Life. 1 Comment

8th October

It’s Bruce Jenner vs. feminism vs. Jesus, but only one of them can answer “What makes a woman?”