Some memes are funny and accurate. Other memes are misleading or even dishonest.

One of the great obstacles to genuine Christian community is pride.

The ancient communion prayer from the Didache:

Community is about the convergence of our lives in Christ. It’s about God giving us the gift of each other.

When Sartre said, ‘Hell is other people,’ he had it exactly backwards. C. S. Lewis was much more accurate in The Great Divorce when he pictured hell as people moving further and further apart. It’s been said the best description of modern man is a person watching T.V. (or surfing the web) alone. That’s a rather hellish description by biblical standards. The biblical image of the kingdom is most commonly that of face to face fellowship across a table; it is an image of corporate feasting.

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of doing a podcast interview with my good friend Larson Hicks on the topic of wisdom. You can find the interview here: