Babylon Series: Part 12 Getting to the Gospel

Discernment / Faith / The Skill

Since movies contain the stories of our culture, thoughtfully engaging them can prompt discussion about things that are otherwise almost impossible to raise in…

Babylon Series: Part 13 Caring Enough to Probe

Discernment / Ordinary Life / The Skill

Imagine you are sitting with some friends—perhaps at work or a coffee shop—and one says he’d like some advice. “Ashley and I have been…

Discernment 101: An Explanation of Discernment

Discernment / The Skill

If anything is certain for Christians today, it’s that we find ourselves living among people who do not share our deepest convictions and values.…

Discernment 101a: Always Begin Objectively

Discernment / The Skill

The process of Christian cultural discernment involves asking a series of questions that allow us to deepen our understanding of whatever it is we…