Scanned is a list of things I found online that might be fun, strange, serious or thought-provoking.


Robinson Crusoe’s Conversion

Shipwrecked, a castaway, menaced by cannibals and pirates. I'm in! I love history. 

Five Reasons to Keep the Kids In 

Being with the congregation in the worship service from childhood is one of the greatest privileges that God has given to children growing up in a Christian home. That begs the question, however, ‘If our young children can’t understand what is being said from the pulpit, why would we keep them in?’

When You Get the Raw End Of the Deal

Injustice. The world is full of it. Sooner or later, everyone is treated unjustly, in big or small ways. 

My Wife's Plea to Christian Men

We spoke and she told me about reading the news, about seeing more Christian men fall into scandal, and, in the face of it all, her confusion, her despair, the crumbling of her hope. I asked if she would write about it. Here is what she said.

Church Signs of the Week: August 28, 2015

Church signs can be a good thing with pertinent information like service times, the time, the temperature... Sometimes they can be quite amusing.