The Offensive Gospel

By Joe LaGuardia In a society where people seem so easily offended, there is no surprise that few call themselves Christians.  Christianity is an offensive faith, there is no way around it. Unfortunately, for too many, it has become offensive for the wrong reasons. Several weeks ago, controversy surrounding a seasonal red Starbuck’s cup flooded social media withContinue reading “The Offensive Gospel”

Despite writer’s block, God still shows up

Confession: It’s overwhelming to write an article every week for the newspaper, especially when the writer has several lofty goals, like:  The article is not a simple rewrite of a sermon preached the week before.  Every article must be relevant and well-researched.     Honestly, though, it is so daunting sometimes that writer’s block setsContinue reading “Despite writer’s block, God still shows up”