MERE CAFFEINATION

Dan DeWitt: I'm a sketching, writing, thinking, coffee-drinking, husband, father, pastor, creative combatant, blessed with the opportunity to serve the faculty and students of Boyce College. The only really good thing about me is the gospel.

  • THE DEWITT

    FAMILY

    My wife, April, and I have three sons, the twins Isaiah and Micah, little Josiah, and our daughter Addilynn Joy. We enjoy hanging out together and chasing the legendary dragon that lives in the tunnels beneath Southern Seminary.

  • A GUIDE TO

    EVANGELISM

    SBTS Press just published “A Guide to Evangelism.” I was honored to edit the project and contribute a chapter. There are chapters on sharing the gospel with Mormons, Muslims, and Skeptics. You can order a copy here.

  • JESUS

    OR NOTHING

    My book Jesus or Nothing
    is now available for pre-order through Crossway Books. Clear Sight music artist, FLAME, is producing an album by the same title to release with the book.

  • BOYCE

    COLLEGE

    Boyce College is the undergraduate school of Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky, which exists to equip gospel-centered leaders to serve the church & engage the culture.

Sketchy Views // Since I was a little kid I've always enjoyed to sketch. Maybe that's why I like G.K. Chesterton so much, a man who illustrated almost as many books as he wrote. They're nothing fancy, but enjoy nonetheless.

About this Blog // Theolatte is my outlet to talk about everything from theology to espresso based beverages. I'm interested in the public intersection of faith and skepticism. That's where I spend a lot of my research & writing time. I illustrate my blog with pictures from the public domain including some of my favorite cartoons from Punch magazine.

  • THE BALL & THE CROSS

    AUTHOR: // CATEGORY: Et Cetera

    The following video is from my charge to the graduates of Boyce College at the 2014 spring commencement ceremony. I begin with a story from G.K. Chesterton’s novel The Ball and the Cross published in 1909.

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  • THE UNIVERSE IS SAYING SOMETHING

    AUTHOR: // CATEGORY: Et Cetera

    Earlier this year, the earth tried to tell us something: it doesn’t like Corvettes. At least that’s the interpretation given by ABC news analyst Matthew Dowd, who suggests the universe is sending us a message.

    Maybe he’s right. Perhaps the earth was unhappy with the materialism of the Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky… Continue reading

  • THEATRICAL DUELING BANJOS

    AUTHOR: // CATEGORY: Theology, Philosophy & Worldviews

    I’ve not attended the movie “God is Not Dead” and I don’t plan to. It’s not a boycott or anything like that. I’m just not sure this is the best way to present the seriousness of the differences between belief in God and atheism, based on reviews I’ve read and reports I’ve heard.

    I… Continue reading

I've always enjoyed creating stuff. That's why when our kids came along we started a tradition of making up stories. This, of course, invevitably led to illustrating the tales and self publishing them. From dragons to pill bugs, these are the things we talk about when darkness falls from the wings of night.