Derek Rishmawy works with college students and young adults at Trinity United Presbyterian Church. He received his B.A. in Philosophy at UCI and his M.A. in Theological Studies (Biblical Studies) at APU. Derek writes for numerous sites, including The Gospel Coalition. He is married to McKenna.
In moments of weakness I want to turn aside from saying what I need to say and console myself with the thought that, in the grand scheme of things, my words won’t really make that great a difference. The bracing truth is that this is a lie that our people can’t afford for us to believe.