An Esteem Bigger Than Self

By scottsauls | April 28, 2019

The hunt for self-esteem is everywhere. Advice on how to achieve it can be found in parenting articles, business coaching, and the self-help section of every bookstore. According to the Harvard Business Review, “Self-esteem is…considered the bedrock of individual success. You can’t possibly get ahead in life, the logic goes, unless you believe that you are […]

Intelligent Atheists, Intelligent Christians: Who Gets It Right?

By scottsauls | April 21, 2019

Now that Easter is behind us, I’d like to respond to a very thoughtful, and I believe legitimate observation that skeptical people sometimes make about Easter: It seems that you Christians base all of your beliefs about God, Jesus, and things like Easter and the resurrection on the Bible. For religious skeptics, it’s odd how […]

Toward a Better, Healthier, More Life-Giving Faith

By scottsauls | April 10, 2019

These days, the word “Christian” seems to evoke as many negative reactions as it does positive ones. This bothers me. Does it bother you? Critics might summarize their feelings about Christians with these words attributed to Mahatma Gandhi: “I like your Christ, but I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your […]