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Hearing the Name of God


The God who just is.
If it were only that simple . . .

Once upon a time, it was.
Time and tradition have convoluted… 177 more words


Controversial Seattle pastor Mark Driscoll steps down amid bullying and plagiarism claims

from MSN News:

The pastor of one of the Pacific north-west’s most successful evangelical mega churches stepped down on Tuesday, amid allegations that he bullied dissenting members and plagiarized. 394 more words

Signs Of The Times

Emergent Fruit

As the seeds sown in the emergent mud bear fruit…

You will recognize them by their fruits. Are grapes gathered from thornbushes, or figs from thistles? 108 more words


Between Idolatry and Rejoicing There is Gratitude

Something odd happened this morning. Odd in a good way. I had prepared a group activity for my usual Wednesday morning group called, “Building Hope.” It turned into more than a simple activity for my patients. 840 more words


A humorous description of emergent Christians, part Two

I’ve been tied up for the last three weeks, rushing to meet a publisher’s deadline for a book I wrote on postmodern Christian faith. So, three weeks ago I said I’d post the second half to a humorous, but mostly accurate, description of “You might be emergent if…”  It’s from Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck’s  278 more words

Postmodernism And Emerging Christianity

Praying the Ten Commandments

Voice 1:          Then God spoke all these words:  I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; you shall have no other gods before me. 1,260 more words


Why I Left Church - A Gen-X Perspective

A few years ago, I was in the unfortunate position of being so disenchanted with my then-current church, that I felt there was no other choice but to leave. 2,065 more words