Over the weekend many of us watched with horror and heartbreak as reports came of terrorism in Paris. At least 120 people were killed in what appears to be a coordinated operation by the Islamic State (ISIS), a terror organization… Read More
Selected Poems, John Updike. (Amazon|B&N) This is a collection of poetry across the life of the famous writer. My favorite ones are from the later years, near Updike’s death, where he is unusually nostalgic and reflective of home. Updike once wrote, “Perhaps we meet… Read More
I’ll never forget seeing a woman pull measuring tape out of her purse as she talked about the skull of her child. This woman, standing in an airport in Russia with my wife and me, was, like us, an American…. Read More
Last night the Country Music Association gave out awards to artists and producers during the CMAs. I normally find these awards shows maddening, because they usually have as much to do with country music as MTV now has to do… Read More
I answered this question in a brief video for The Gospel Coalition. You can find more videos and other material at our ERLC media page here.