Writings by Cole Huffman

Category: Christ and Culture

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Jesus Tech

If Jesus walked our world today, would He use technology? Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Prince of Crowdsourcing? Many assume Jesus would want His message broadcast to the widest possible audience. Haven’t we read the Great Commission? So why wouldn’t He simulcast His Sermon on the Mount? Why wouldn’t He gain exponential followers through tweeting and posting? How many likes would His arm around a seeing Bartimaeus garner on Instagram?   The Lord can do anything... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Jan 19

Decision 2016

What does voting in presidential elections have to do with love for neighbor? My neighbors aren’t all the same. My unborn neighbor, for instance, certainly appreciates a candidate for high office who believes his person is entitled to protections. That same candidate might deploy my military neighbor to the Middle East, depriving his baby of his presence for months at a time, maybe even permanently. My candidate may accept God’s designs for human sexuality as fixed and my... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Jan 13

Promoting Gospel Promiscuity: First Evan's Session Statement on Homosexuality & Faithfulness to God

John Ortberg recently wrote an article in which he remembered talking to a psychologist familiar with the psyches of church leaders. Ortberg thought he needed to confront a fellow pastor for some unspecified misconduct, but the psychologist said the confrontation needed to come from a non-pastor, otherwise it would elicit a “you’re-fallen-and-I’m-not” dynamic. The last people many gays and gay rights advocates want to hear from today are evangelical church leaders. No matter... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Oct 22