Shelton Brown

Pray for Chattanooga

It’s been a tough week to say the least. I was headed to a local coffee shop with a friend, when we heard on the radio that a shooting had taken place. It wa...

Lipstick is Everything

In 1945, Lieutenant Colonel Mercin Willet Gonin documented the liberation of a concentration camp called Bergen-Belson. He wrote the following: “I can give n...

Worship at the Manger

I will confess to you all now—I did not begin my annual Bible reading until this month! I know, I know, shame and guilt be upon me (totally kidding!). But I...

Our Joy In A Cup

The bitter cup of salvation was drunk. But the sweetening flavor of infinite joy whetted our Savior’s lips so that the taste of death fell utterly short to the ...

I Shall Not Want

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. -Psalm 23:1(ESV) I often times struggle to receive this truth. Not because of its beauty and grace but beca...

The Freedom of Election

One of the most recognized verses in the Bible is also, in my opinion, one of the most misunderstood. Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I ...

The Day Nobody Died

It is one of my greatest fears, if not the greatest fear, that I should never be seen as a “somebody.” That my talents and my intellect and my voice, indeed, my...

The Evolution of Self

Colson Whitehead of The New York Times Magazine recently wrote that, "'You do you' and its tautological siblings – 'Haters gonna hate,' 'It is what is' – r...

Shelton Brown

Shelton Brown lives in Chattanooga, TN and is the Founder and Creative Director for Practical Calvinism. Follow him on Twitter at @sheltonb_live.