Understanding Matthew Warren

In the wake of the suicide of Rick Warren’s son Matthew, Thomas McDonald tries to explain the mind of the clinically depressed. It’s not easy, but he’s got some interesting insight: The mentally ill will forever remain an enigma to a population that can look at a person torn apart by a darkness that devours and say, “Everybody gets depressed” More …

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How to be Unpopular

From Law to Grace has further thoughts on David French’s “If only you were more like Jesus” post (which I also linked previously): Do you want to be hated, really hated? Then live more like Jesus. No, not the Jesus who has been imagined by popular culture nor the Jesus who has been re-defined by liberal churches. If you want More …