The End of Spiritual Disciplines

Somewhere in the world there’s a company that manufactures prayer journals. And they’re probably working overtime right now. With the arrival of the new year comes an opportunity for improvement. And as Christians, there is perhaps no area we see more need for improvement than our practice of the spiritual disciplines. So with the arrival […]

Spiritual but Not Religious?

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve probably heard it a thousand times. It’s a beloved Americanism, an unquestioned cultural refrain, a true motto of the modern age, and it goes something like this: “I’m spiritual. I’m just not very religious.” Rough translation: “I believe in something beyond the physical substance that makes up my body […]