The Pour Over — 1 John 3:5b [Are you really a Christian?]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKcrI6hoe48&feature=youtu.be On this next quick installment of the Pour Over, Thomas takes us through the rest of 1 John 3:5, and gives us a quick run down of what it means to really be a Christian. How could you live in constant sin if Jesus never did? Welcome to Caffeinated Christianity. We are a site … Continue reading The Pour Over — 1 John 3:5b [Are you really a Christian?]

[Myth #1] The Life of the Christian is one covered in bubble wrap… right?

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com We are beginning our long-term series on Myths in Christianity officially with one that may be a bit of a heavy topic in the year that is 2020. That's okay. Just remember... I warned you. One of the myths of the modern Christian life is that the things of … Continue reading [Myth #1] The Life of the Christian is one covered in bubble wrap… right?

The Myths of Christianity: Intro, Three Truths, and the Road Map

We're beginning a new series with an apologetic tint to it. To accompany this blog series, we will have a subsequent podcast series (yes, we still have a podcast) alongside these blogs in case you decide that you don't want to read. We are going to tackle some of the myths of Christianity. Now, what … Continue reading The Myths of Christianity: Intro, Three Truths, and the Road Map

The Pour Over — 1 John 3:4 [Lawlessness]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UD64j42pMOI&feature=youtu.be In this installment of the Pour Over, Thomas walks us through one verse, outlining what it means to live a life of sin-- it's lawlessness. Welcome to Caffeinated Christianity. We are a site dedicated to one mission: Knowing Christ and Reflecting Christ. Our goal here at Caffeinated Christianity is very simple. The role of … Continue reading The Pour Over — 1 John 3:4 [Lawlessness]

The Biblical Truth(s) that Lin Manuel Miranda Showed us in “Hamilton”

Photo by Joan Marcus: https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/entertainthis/2016/03/29/hamilton-musical-broadway-lin-manuel-miranda-jonathan-groff-what-its-really-like/82354008/ I have recently seen the famed Broadway musical Hamilton, which is now airing on Disney Plus. As an avid music listener and a history nerd, I was very impressed. The musical has so many aspects that any decent person would appreciate. The complexity, the story, the casting, the music-- it's … Continue reading The Biblical Truth(s) that Lin Manuel Miranda Showed us in “Hamilton”

The Best Part of Christianity is How Bad it Hurts

Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels Let me just make a long and rather personal story short... this last week and half of my family's life has been a whirlwind. We've been battling with a fellow Shortie over the ins and outs of this rather elusive thing we call "mental health." I don't know that we are all … Continue reading The Best Part of Christianity is How Bad it Hurts