Posts by J.B. Tanwell

What Does It Take for Someone to Come to Faith?

A woman stands on an arrow pointing forward

If you’re a regular reader of this blog you’ll know that we are all about steps. Not the 12,000-a-day kind. But steps of faith that we encourage each other to take with the people we live, work, study or play alongside in our everyday life. If you’ve been a Christian for any amount of time…

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Why Is Demonstrating The Gospel A Community Thing?

On almost any given Sunday in my home you might hear the same conversation. It takes place between me and one of my kids: “But Dad, why do we have to go to church? Why can’t we just stay home this week?” “Well, darling, we go to church to worship God, and to learn about…

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Sick of missing opportunities to take a step of faith?

“So what do you believe?” she asked me. I was having dinner with my new boss for the first time. We had been laughing and telling stories as we got to know one another. I must have made one too many passing references to “my beliefs” because all of a sudden she cornered me. Or that’s how…

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