I have become aware of the incredible work the organization does around the world–much more, it turns out, than distributing bar soap and a soccer ball at Christmas time. Continue reading Operation Christmas Child: More than Shoeboxes
If we are the body of Christ on earth, should His hands be clutching expensive coffee drinks? Should His feet spend their time dangling into cool blue water? Should His mouths selfishly devour excessive amounts of food? Continue reading Does God Want Us to Have Fun?
We are surrounded by the poor. They are everywhere. They are us. Yes, as broken people part of a broken system, we are poor. Until we understand this, we cannot provide others with effective, long-term help. Continue reading Book Review: When Helping Hurts
A Big Mac As I pulled into the McDonalds parking lot, I noticed a malnourished man rummaging through the trash. My first thought was to buy him food. Accepting my offer, he proceeded to order a large Big Mac meal. … Continue reading The Future of an Entitled Culture