A deeper look at the calling and craft of writing
Join me as I interview pastors, authors, and writing experts in my journey to better understand the calling and the craft of writing.
Operation Finale: A Gripping Depiction of Mundane Evil
The Image of Adolph Eichmann
A few weeks ago, I saw the movie, Operation Finale. It tells the story of a secret Israeli operation to infiltrate Argentina and capture Adolf Eichmann, a former Nazi SS officer, credited for his influential role in planning and directing the Final Solution, the German execution of more than six million Jews. After the war,...
4 questions I wish I could ask Jordan Peterson about faith and Christianity
Plus, 18 relevant articles and videos
Central to the plot of Ayn Rand’s classic 1957 novel, Atlas Shrugged, is the repeatedly posed question, “Who is John Galt?” The novel is about an increasingly tyrannical government undermined by a mysterious individual who workes to sabotage the bureaucracy by helping entrepreneurs and business owners vanish from the workforce; Galt covertly subverts the system...
Eugene Peterson at The Writer’s Symposium
The ordination of writers
It’s hard to overestimate the impact Eugene Peterson has had on me as a pastor and as a writer. This video is a conversation with Peterson and Dean Nelson at the Point Loma Nazarene University’s Writer’s Symposium by the Sea in 2007. More than writing, Peterson offers deep wisdom into the lifestyle of the pastor...