Jason B. Ladd

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The Moment We Knew

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We weren’t sure how to feel driving to the hospital for the ultrasound. So many things could happen. The results from genetic testing came back weeks prior, so we had an idea what to expect. But you can never be sure. I met Karry and the boys in the hospital parking lot. My three-year-old made a […]

3 Radical Practices of a Christian Apologist

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What happened to philosophy? Have all the thoughts been thunk? I guess we’re tired Of truth now mired In apathetic funk I ask these questions from time to time, but I ask them more frequently after hearing men like Dr. Ravi Zacharias. Rightfully touted as the world’s most renown living Christian apologist, his recent visit to […]

A Heart of Wisdom and White Sulphur Springs

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The sun was setting behind Hezekiah Ridge, the peak of a small mountain on Victory Trail winding through Pennsylvania’s Allegheny country. I stood at the top looking down on the 1,000 acres of land surrounding the Heritage House at White Sulphur Springs thinking about a heart of wisdom. Porcupine Shale formations covered with green moss and […]

Chasing Alaska: Skittle Triage and the Runaway Loo

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It’s settled. We’ll drive to Alaska. After days of intense planning, I have us from Phoenix to Alaska in 10 days. But Karry doesn’t like straight lines. “I want to go through Grand Teton. That’s a must,” she says. No problem. It’s already a stop on our route. “And I want to see the big trees […]

The Force Awakens, Hits Snooze and Sleeps In

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Stars Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens has taken over the world. And rightfully so. (Photo left: Lego Vader brandishing a light shaver, “I can’t believe I slept in again.”) I’m a huge Star Wars fan. I grew up on Star Wars. And I’m taking my family to see The Force Awakens on opening night […]

Troublemaker: The King of Queens Model on Rejecting a Worldview

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I felt a bit like a troublemaker as I walked the creepy streets of Clearwater, Florida back in 2010. Ever since then, I’ve had a fascination with Scientology. Maybe it’s because I loved Top Gun as a kid. Maybe it’s because the name implies the study of science. Or maybe it’s because its creator—a science fiction writer […]

James, Jared, and Jihad: Tragedy in the Search for Meaning, Pleasure, and Paradise

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The opening of a mass murderer’s diary, the sentence of a fitness icon, and the death of a terrorist mastermind—no, hostage-mind—all challenge the notion that people are good. They challenge the notion of goodness itself. James The notebook of James Holmes, the mass murderer in the Aurora, Colorado theatre shooting was released. Upon the graph-ruled […]

One of the Few #1 Best Seller on Amazon

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To the Few, Due largely to your support, One of the Few broke out as a #1 Best Seller on Amazon after the initial launch and 3-day promotion with over 3,000 downloads! Thank you! #1 Best Seller on Amazon! One of the Few hit #1 in the indleindle Store in Christian Living, as well as […]

Book Launch Day for One of the Few!

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Update: One of the Few is now a #1 Best Seller on Amazon in Kindle Christian Living (free), Inspirational (free), Theology (free), and Apologetics (free)!  Let me just cut to the chase. Today is Launch Day for One of the Few! Get it double-free. FREE Kindle download November 10-12 FREE audiobook for FIGHTER FAITH (blog) […]

The Secret Ingredient that Fulfilled a Vision

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The secret ingredient that was necessary for my book to reach its full potential was one that I never would have expected. The Secret Ingredient I made plenty of preparations to create a valuable book and make the launch successful. Some contenders for the secret ingredient might have been: Following the lessons in Michael Hyatt’s […]