Chelsen Vicari

Voices Contributor

Why We're Glad Joshua Harris Is Rethinking His Dating Advice

It's been 20 years since Joshua Harris wrote I Kissed Dating Goodbye, a book offering Christians a new approach to dating and romance. Namely, replacing dating with friendship-based courtship. Stories of damaging consequences affecting many people who encountered IKDG served to highlight the book's shortfalls.

Can Google Silence the Church?

Whether we're talking about the redefinition of marriage or taxpayer funded abortion and contraception, one question is crossing many Christians' minds: where will the next challenge to religious liberty arise?

Gay Marriage and the 'Friend Zone'

Now that same-sex marriage is being treated as the law of the land, Christians find themselves in precarious friendship scenarios — and I'm not just talking about deciding whether or not to attend a gay friend's wedding reception. The challenges are costly.

Stop Trying to 'Attract' Youth; Go to Them

Off the top of your head, who can you say ignites crusades in America where 90 percent of the attendees are under 18 and have never been saved by Jesus Christ? I struggled to answer this question too when it was posed to me recently by a 24 year-old Hispanic pastor named Brian Barcelona. Barcelona knew the answer. Actually, Brian Barcelona is the answer.