I remember walking into church, and an older woman caught up to me. I could tell she was upset. She told me that she and her husband had their oldest daughter over to the house, and the visit didn’t go so well. They tried to talk to her about family, her career, the grandkids—anything to get her to open up about her life. Nothing seemed to work. She looked at me and said, “I don’t…

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You're seeing lots of coverage about Hurricane Irma devastation and threat to many. But it can be hard to know how to pray for those involved. Here's our prayer for the areas affected. Will you join us in praying? Father God, this is a time of great fear for many. We pray for those who are riding out the storm, those who are evacuating, those who are seeking food and shelter and gasoline. We seek…

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It’s literally my business to understand how Facebook works and hack it. Facebook serves us more of what it thinks we like. If you’re a conservative who shares posts from Fox News, Breitbart, and the Drudge Report, Facebook makes sure more of the same appears in your newsfeed. If you lean liberal and share content from the Daily Show, Rachel Maddow, and Mother Jones, Facebook will be happy to put more of the same in…

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We know God has a plan, but does anyone else have a hard time seeing it? If you're struggling to trust God right now, you should check out one of my favorite videos from The Bible Project. Their videos are absolutely stunning and keep my attention every time. This one starts with several Bible stories you know - Adam and Eve, Abraham, the end times... but then it shows you how they all fit together…

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I’m a big fan of social media. In fact, when my son was a preschooler, he said one day from the backseat of the car, “Hey! That guy on the radio just said ‘Facebook’! That’s where Mommy works!” Slow down, cowboy. It’s not where Mommy works. But I can see why you might think so. I do sort of treat it like a fulltime job. The Internet is a magnetic place, and social media is…

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