freedom

Parents want our kids to experience a life characterized by freedom, as described by Paul to the Galatians, “For freedom, Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.” (Gal 5:1) Paul went on to say that dodging that yoke of slavery means living freely a la the Spirit,…

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kids faith

Even though his mother had spent years doing all that a faithful momma should do, Stephen Colbert still quit on God by his early 20’s. “I had lost my faith in God, to my own great grief,” said the now famous comedian and host of The Late Show. “I was sort of convinced that I had been wrong…

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kids

Yale Law School’s Anthony Kronman once said that his Aristotelian worldview failed him.  It did not address his, “Deep, deep, bone deep belief in the infinite preciousness and value of the individual,” said Kronman, who, although he remains agnostic, admitted that that idea comes from one place. “That’s a biblical idea,” he said. Secular scholars bearing witness to…

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kids, Alberts

Were you a parent who vowed you would answer your kids’ God questions forthrightly? Honestly? No matter how they made you sweat? Yet, when the moment arrived, did you find yourself decidedly … not ready? We get it. What parent has mastered all that theological homework then can download it concisely and on point with what’s…

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