Matthew Garnett
Matthew Garnett
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Matthew Garnett is the husband of Jennifer, the father of two children, a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana, truck driver, and host of the “In Layman’s Terms” broadcast.
Truck Driver: ‘Overregulation’ Means Government Literally Deciding When I Work, Eat, And Sleep

The Federal Motor Carrier Administration not only wants to know when I’m sleeping, resting, and driving—it tells me when I can sleep, rest, and drive.

‘Detroit’ Makes Us Face The Uncomfortable Truth That Racists Come In Every Color

Are we just as racist and divided and barbaric as we were in Detroit, given recent events like Ferguson, Charlottesville, and Baltimore? Or have we made progress?

In HBO’s ‘The Defiant Ones,’ Dre And Jimmy Sell Words That Don’t Match Their Lives

What you don’t get when you’re watching a documentary film like this are two facts: You’re not a genius, and you’re not that lucky.

Why ‘Baby Driver’ May Have The Most Redemptive Antihero Ever

We all love to watch films about troubled human beings who struggle with their sin, and ultimately find redemption. Because ultimately, they offer us hope.

A Blue-Collar, Middle-Class Truck Driver’s Rant On America’s Health Care Mess

Here’s a concrete example of what ‘skyrocketing premiums,’ ‘gargantuan deductibles,’ and ‘outrageous co-pays’ look like on the ground for a blue-collar, middle-class truck driver.

The Gospel According To ‘Christian Abortionist’ Willie Parker

Abortionist Willie Parker argues that abortion is not only a moral absolute, it is an absolute that must be promulgated en masse.

‘The Shack’ Is Not Really A Story, It’s A Theological Treatise

Your guide to understanding and evaluating how William Paul Young identifies theological problems and proposes solutions, not just in ‘The Shack’ but also the rest of his work.