Reflections on Jon Steingard Leaving the Faith

Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Use The Enneagram?

Should Christians Use The Enneagram? I have to admit, until very recently I wasn’t aware of the Enneagram.  I knew there was some controversy about using it in the Church.  But I had never taken the time to dive into it.  Now that I have, I’m not comfortable with it. On the surface, the Enneagram appears to be […]

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What’s Wrong With The Enneagram?

What’s wrong with the Enneagram?  In my last post, I introduced you to the Enneagram of personality.  What many people often mistake for a simple personality test is in fact a rather complex system.  Many businesses and Churches use the Enneagram personality test.  So what’s the big deal?  Why shouldn’t Christians use the Enneagram?   Occultic Origins Not only is the […]

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Quick Challenge Answer: Should Christians Practice Yoga?

Should Christians practice yoga?  Christian yoga is popping up more and more now days.  It’s not uncommon to see churches advertising it on their websites or in their Sunday bulletins.  But is yoga something we should be doing as Christians? What is yoga? Answering the question “What is yoga” is difficult.  That’s because it’s use is so vast, and […]

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What Is The Enneagram?

What Is The Enneagram?  I have to admit, until very recently I wasn’t aware of the Enneagram.  I knew there was some controversy about using it in the Church.  But I had never taken the time to dive into it.  Now that I have, I’m not comfortable with it.  I’d like to take a few posts to talk about this […]

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Was Reincarnation Originally in the Bible?

During college I took an Intercultural Communication course. The class was fairly unremarkable, but the text book gave no shortage of interesting material. One chapter in particular, written by one Professor Mary Fong, comparing Taoism and Christianity, taught me to be very careful how much stock to put in my text books when it comes […]

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Did Bart Ehrman Change His Mind About God?

Did Bart Ehrman change his mind about God?  A recent blog post by Dr. Ehrman had many Christians excited that he had changed his tune on belief in God. Or at least moved the needle in that direction.  So what did he say that got people so worked up? Who Is Bart Ehrman? If you’re not familiar with Dr. […]

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“Lord, to Whom Shall We Go?” Peter’s Message on Doubt

what do we do when something hits us that we don’t know how to answer? Where do we go when we find ourselves questioning the entire faith? I find myself remembering the words of the apostle Peter. “Lord, to whom shall we go?”

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What Will The Church Look Like After COVID-19?

What will the Church look like after COVID-19?  There is so much uncertainty about every aspect of life right now.  I don’t think anyone could have predicted the world would look like it does a few weeks ago.   We’ve seen disasters in the recent past.  Y2K, 911, the Swine flu and the economic crash of the late 2000’s […]

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Is Our Highest Duty To Ourselves?

Is our highest duty to ourselves? Our society seems to be greatly confused on this issue.  While there is a large amount of people that would agree with the statement, there is also a heightened sense of compassion for the oppressed.  To solve the problems facing our society requires selflessness.  But that’s the one thing you can’t tell […]

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