• Superficial Joy vs. True Joy by Joe Holland

    FROM TABLETALK | February 2017

    Banking is boring. Or, at least, that is what most people think—that is, unless you’re the son of a banker, which I am. You see, every once in a while, my dad would bring me to work with him …Read More

  • Coaching and the Suffering Christian by Joe Holland

    FROM TABLETALK | November 2014 | Hebrews 12

    I have spent my life being coached or coaching. I’ve played most of the major sports and some of the more unusual ones as well. I’ve learned that coaches face one major perennial challenge. It is the difficulty …Read More

  • The Church: Your Story by Joe Holland

    FROM TABLETALK | August 2014 | Matthew 16

    Why is this happening to me? What is my purpose in this life? If God is so powerful, then why does He allow me to be treated this way by people who are opposed to Him? Will God ever give …Read More

  • Soft Hearts, Solid Spines by Joe Holland

    FROM TABLETALK | February 2012

    The Internet allows unprecedented opportunity for communication between Christians from different theological traditions. The results have not been pretty. Comment threads are the Devil’s playground and blogs his amusement park. And even if we exclude online media, theological bickering between …Read More