John Ellis at PJ Media debunks four common reasons given for skipping church.
Dustin Siggins at The Stream on how thinking about the pizza-making process helped his prayer life.
Siggins again - this time at Hot Air - heaps effusive kudos on John Hawkins's book 101 Thinks All Round Adults Should Know, while pointing out its glaring shortcoming:
Two good takes on The Message author Eugene Peterson's recent remarks on homosexuality:
Glenn Stanton at The Federalist
Owen Strachan at the Patheos Evangelical Channel.
Jonathan Witt at The Imaginative Conservative on how ever-more scientific discovery does not "close the gap," that is, resolve our questions about reality in a materialistic way, but rather opens it wider and obviates the need for inclusion of divine presence in our collective accumulation of knowledge.