Christian Satire…There’s Not Enough of It!

A few weeks ago my wife and I were in Borders reading books we never intended to buy (come on, you do it too).  One book she came across was Stuff Christians Like, a sarcastic, satirical, extremely funny jab at Christian culture.  It was written by Jonathan Acuff, a Christian blogger and writer.  Pastor Paul later told me the audio book was (temporarily) available for free on  Christian Audio gives away a free audio book every month (Pastor Paul always finds the good stuff) and “Stuff Christian’s Like” was last month’s free download.  With our upcoming road trip to Kansas, I thought, “This audio book sounds like a harmless diversion from highway boredom.”

A diversion? Yes.  Harmless? No.
Uncontrollable fits of laughter nearly caused me to swerve into oncoming traffic.  Repeatedly.

Here are some of my favorite “Stuff Christian’s Like” with links to the Blog Posts.

Stuff Christian’s Like

Expecting Your Kids to Memorize More Bible Than You

Skipping Parts of the Bible

Saying “I’ll Pray for You” and Then Not

Rededicating Your Life…Again

Using “Let me pray about it” as a synonym for “No”

Not Knowing What Meals to Pray Before

And one of my personal favorites

Comparing Braveheart to Christianity

Maybe I’m the only one that thinks this is funny because I seriously stopped counting how many times I heard a Braveheart reference in preaching class.

To read more [read: laugh a lot] visit
Stuff Christians Like


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s