Are You a Strong Woman?

Are You a Strong Woman?

The other day I listened to a podcast featuring several best-selling thriller writers discussing their strong female characters. They talked about female characters who were cops, private detectives, and adventurers—characters who demonstrated they were tough, strong women. What caught my attention was that several times these authors commented that women who filled more traditional female roles […]

Are You Surprised by Opposition?

Are You Surprised by Opposition?

In a recent sermon the pastor made the statement: A Christian should expect to be at odds with their culture. It wasn’t a novel concept, but the bluntness of the statement got me thinking… I sometimes find myself being surprised that the world around me is at such odds with my worldview. I entertain the […]