50 Shades of Grey Part 4: How to Find Truly Intimate Sex

Head’s Up: This article does contain sexual language. But don’t worry, it’s educational, not erotica. First, let me put something to rest immediately: Sex is multifaceted and the church by and large has done a poor job with the subject in the past. Sex is not just for procreation, but is primarily for unification. Within […]

50 Shades of Grey Part 3: What Submission Really Means

In case you missed Part 1 or Part 2, here’s the nutshell: 50 Shades of Grey is going bonkers and I don’t understand why. I proposed that this trilogy’s popularity stems from a desire to wholly give ourselves to someone else—a desire God created within us from the very beginning. If Christian Grey offers us […]

Love Is Boring

Love is boring. Really, it is, and it hit me recently as my four year old complained while I brushed his teeth. “I know it hurts,” I said, “and I’m sorry about that, but if I don’t do a good job brushing then the owies won’t go away.” That’s when I said the kicker, “I […]