G. Shane Morris
G. Shane Morris

G. Shane Morris is a senior writer at BreakPoint, a program of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview. He’s also written for Summit Ministries and The Christian Post, and blogs regularly at Patheos. Shane lives with his wife and three children in Tampa, Florida.

Two-Thirds Of U.S. Christians Think They Don’t Need To Attend Church. Wrong

Believers who think they can follow Christ without his church are on the road to unbelief and isolation. According to all the best evidence we have, do-it-yourself Christianity rapidly ends in apostasy.

‘How To Train Your Dragon’ 3 Illustrates The Power Of Prioritizing Marriage Over Friends

This family film underscores a type of love that doesn’t die after stepping aside. Instead, mundane mystery that it is, friendship becomes fulfilled and glorified when it makes way for life.

No, Christians Aren’t Idolizing Family. We’re Glamorizing The Perpetual Spring Break

Maybe marriage and childrearing are overemphasized in some communities. But that’s a rarity compared with our real idol: consumerist travel and lifestyle experiences, at the expense of love and self-sacrifice.

Why The ‘Jurassic Park’ Sequels Are All So Forgettable

‘Jurassic Park’ has spun off a succession of sequels, and by most lights, none of them are very good.

The Real Villain in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Is Overpopulation Panic

That the film paints Malthusian calculus in such an unflattering light just as a wave of editorials are confessing the unrealized horrors of population panic is one heck of a coincidence.

Don’t Blame Homeschooling For Child Abuse Cases Like The Turpins’

The fact that states haven’t yet deployed the National Guard into classrooms shows that no one treats public schools in the same way many treat homeschooling.

‘The Last Jedi’ Blasts The Heart Out Of Star Wars By Declaring War On The Past

‘The Last Jedi’ may be best summed up as a cinematic act of demolition. Disney has declared war on the past, on teachers, and on the idea of extraordinary heroes.

The 9 Worst Kinds Of Hilariously Trendy Church Names

Forget words like ‘Faith,’ ‘Bible,’ ‘Church,’ or—heaven forbid—the name of your denomination, say consultants. Go with a name you can market.

Stop Killing Summertime By Rushing Us Into Autumn In August

It’s still August. It’s not time for school books, sweaters, or cinnamon. So put those candles back in the closet and put your swimsuit back on.

Sex Songs Are Making Love Songs Go Extinct

No one belts out ‘I will always love you!’ anymore. Instead, they’re ‘In the bed all day, bed all day, bed all day,’ and no, Zayn Malik is not sleeping.

Having Pets Instead Of Kids Should Be Considered A Psychiatric Disorder

By deferring kids for ‘fur-babies,’ the dog-boomer generation is missing out on the real joys of parenthood and pets.

‘The Last Jedi’ Will Make ‘Return of the Jedi’ Meaningless

If this movie is what its title implies, then Luke might just as well have gotten a job selling power converters at Tosche Station.

Why Churches Shouldn’t Cancel Services On Christmas Day

Jesus has invited us to his birthday celebration, but many are staying home and opening their presents, instead.

Survey Finds Most American Christians Are Actually Heretics

Americans talking about theology sound about as competent as country singers rapping.

Dear Media: It Is Not News When ‘Transgender Men’ Get Pregnant

Time magazine thinks it’s surprising when women have babies.

Babies Aren’t The End Of The World

Environmentalists who’ve made and discarded a dozen other doomsday predictions warn us that having children will lead to Armageddon, when it’s more likely the opposite is true.

Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s ‘Rationalia’ Would Be A Terrible Country

Neil deGrasse Tyson says we need a new country called Rationalia. Based on whose rationality?

Dear Media: Stop Trying To Teach Christians Theology

Christianity obviously doesn’t mean what you think it means. So stop making yourself out to be televangelists.