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By Whose Authority?

Not doing anything that will cause another to fail seems like a good idea, an excellent spiritual practice, as a matter of fact. However, in this age of political correctness we run risk of taking this too far, forgetting the context in which these words were written. 439 more words


Contemporary Christian Musical Artists Say: We Will Stand “United”——With New Age Sympathizer Roma Downey?

from Lighthouse Trails Research:

On January 21st, about 30 of contemporary Christian music’s most well-known singers from the last four decades will be joining New Age sympathizer and devout Roman Catholic Roma Downey for a special live online concert called “We Will Stand.” The concert is being presented by CCM United and has a motto of “One Message, Many Voices.’” According to an article titled… 1,673 more words

Signs Of The Times


It was only a matter of time…


In addition to (or perhaps because of) his new The Rob Bell Show on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN channel, Rob Bell has been busy with his ZIMZUM of Love book promotions and now his new The Liturgists program, a podcast he has quietly launched with a dozen or so other theological partners who “do not actively promote our names and personal images” for ego reasons.

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Contemplative Spirituality

Marcus Borg Blessed Us With His Wisdom and He Will Continue to Inspire Us to Be a Blessing

News of Marcus Borg’s death has caused thanksgiving to well up in so many of us who where touched by his generous way of imparting wisdom. 194 more words

Progressive Theology

A Little Fishing Trip

“Stop killing us,” she said in answer to the question of what the BlackLivesMatter movement wants. The words of this young activist have followed me through the week. 498 more words


Prayer for All God's People

God of wonder and mystery, you created humankind in your image and used your breath to give us life. Yet, we so often fail to recognize your face in the crowds. 635 more words


Strange Seas (Christianity in America)

Recently, I have had a picture in my mind of a buoy lost in the ocean, being carried by the tide to drift into various strange seas and unknown waters. 401 more words

Christian Life