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Michael Brown, Ferguson, and the Church Risking Irrelevance to the Gospel

Many evangelical Christian writers have responded to Michael Brown’s death at the hands of a police officer and the subsequent protests and civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. 1,325 more words

Christian Theology

Watchman Nee and The Normal Christian Life (p1)

Background on Watchman Nee’s Controversial Theology:

  • Mysticism: Nee was deeply influenced by Madam Guyon’s search for the “deep union with Christ.”[1]
SPIRITUALITY

My First (and Last) Christian Puppet Show.

When I was about seven our mom accidentally took us to a evangelical puppet show.  It was put on by the church at the top of town… 1,286 more words

Current Conditions

Evangelicalism, the Fad

It has been my habit lately to make declarative statements as a sort of “shock” and then proceed to elucidate on my topic. I do this, not to upset my readers as an ends, but to bring them to a sort of mirror which they would not approach or perhaps if they did approach it, see nothing in it. 1,083 more words

Christianity

Spirituality and the Fear of Knowledge

A fair warning from the get go… this post is a rant disguised as thought. My topic for today originated from a conversation I had with a patron at the place where I work, with whom I was discussing religion, specifically, Christianity and the Bible. 748 more words

Bible

On Complementarianism

Today I’m writing about something that has been on my mind for the last couple of years. It is the concept of male leadership in marriage, and, in general, the idea of complementarian marriage. 3,091 more words