Has Story Chicago Lost its Soul?

Story 2014 (@storychicago) left me, a Christian creative, feeling perhaps this Story has lost its soul. The place that Story was to me no longer seems to exist.

In 2011, I attended Story and was inspired by other successful Christian artists, along with a few secular artists. This time, I doubt any speaker was Christian […]

By |October 4th, 2014|blog|4 Comments

10 Global Crises: could this really be the End Times?

I’ve been one of those Christians who have hesitated to jump on the “End Times Bandwagon” until recently. I got convicted by God to be like the people of Issachar who, “understood the times and knew what the people of God should do” (1 Chronicles 12:32).

This recent report is what tipped the scales of […]

By |October 1st, 2014|blog|1 Comment

Eyes off You for Permanent Triumph

I’ve seen a lot of Christian advice about how to get over your troubles, from depression to addictions, etc. They seem to focus on personal prayers starting with “I” statements. There is nothing wrong with that, but I haven’t seen much success in conquering personal problems this way. If you get your eyes off […]

By |June 19th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Today’s Social Revolution

Seems like every age has some kind of revolution. In the 1500s, it was a religious revolution, from Catholicism to Protestantism. In the following years, from the 1600s to the 1700s, it was a monarchial revolution; no longer Kings being the rulers. This naturally led to a revolution of liberty, roughly from the 1800s […]

By |June 7th, 2014|blog|0 Comments

Mental Diet — what should you feed your mind?

We’ve all been bombarded with diet advice from every angle conceivable. Try eating no grain, whole grain, gluten-free grain… a lot of “pain-in-the-grain” advice that confuses even the most nutritiously educated person. There is no one-size-fits-all method when it comes to dieting. You have to keep trying things out, and find what works for […]

By |June 5th, 2014|blog|0 Comments