Jaran Miller is a resident of Pennsylvania and a native of Tennessee. He received his K-12 education via homeschool, his college education at Lee University, and his most important education through the books he’s read and the human relationships he’s been privileged to have. Jaran enjoys living with his wife Sara. Together they engage in pursuits like playing the piano, reading books, and developing hospitality skills.
“So you’re a Mennonite! Do you have a garden?”……“Why do the women wear bonnets?”……“If I decide to join your church, could I keep drinking beer?” Conversations like these resulted from letting those around me see a picture of…
Should Christians “own” all of church history? How do evil things done by those who take the name of Christ relate to us? And switching gears, how does one become Mennonite? What if I want to be Anabaptist but there is no congregation near me?…
A listener asks, “What really is God’s name?” Does it matter if we refer to God as Yahweh or Jehovah? Do we need to use the divine name or can we just use titles like God or Lord? Marlin fills in a little biblical backstory and argues that using…
What is the best bible translation? We refuse to identify one as the best but list several good ones. It’s good to use different translations for different purposes. Join Marlin and Jaran as they share some practical advice for deciding how to…
Are conspiracy theories harmless? How do you respond to people who believe them? We have an obligation to the truth, but don’t want to fall into ‘foolish controversies’. Love, concern, education, and teaching are some good ways to…