Blog

I blog regularly about modern faith, parenting, marriage and, well… trying to live an awesome life over at www.MatthewRuttan.com.

Here are some links to what I’ve written recently:

Does God even exist? (2017)

Are science and faith opposites? (2017)

The difference between over-protecting your child–and simply parenting them (2017)

Take the 7-day no complaint challenge (2017)

Why going to a worship service reduces your stress (2017)

What it’s like to be the Flanders (2017)

Why telling your kids you “fall” in (and out) of love can mess with their heads (2017)

The accusation I never want my future tech-savvy kids to make (2017)

Spirituality for Normal People – The Podcast (2017)

When a parent dies too soon. 3 people share what they miss most and the advice they’d give everyone else. (2017)

I Just Turned 40. And This One Principle Has Repeatedly Changed My Life. Might It Change Yours? (2017)

The Lesson My Kids Have to Keep Teaching Me (2017)

Answering Your Most Popular Questions About Christmas (2016)

“Did Jesus Really Exist?” – My response to the strange claims of Maclean’s magazine (2016)

New Song — “From Heaven to Earth” (2016)

Why Letting Your Kids Struggle is Good Parenting (2016)

4 Things I Learned from the American Election (2016)

The Curious Origins of Halloween (2016)

How to quickly become the perfect husband and improve your wife’s life without changing anything you’re already doing (2016)

The Giving List (2016)

Two Awesome Rules For Your Home No Matter Who You Are Or What You Believe (2016)

One Real Way to Showcase Humility (and Strength) To Your Children (2016)

Three Ways to Curb Sibling Rivalry (2016)

1 Surefire Way to Build Up Your Spouse in The Eyes of Your Kids (2015)

What Makes People Happy? (2015)