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Wholly Holy

I spend a lot of time thinking. Sometimes too much time thinking. I like to analyze and understand as much about the world and the people in it as I possibly can. 453 more words


Karl Rahner, prophet

Karl Rahner, in 1974 (!) – some gems from The Shape of the Church to Come. Might it be coming now, in the UK?

The situation of Christians and the Church today is therefore one of transition from a people’s Church (

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Church Of England

Do you think your voice is lost in a crowd?

All things start with a prophetic word. Have you ever wondered why the prophetic gift is called as a foundational office?  I have heard people say that all things start and end in prayer but actually God creates with words. 1,425 more words


Post Resurrection Thoughts

Easter is all about resurrection and new life. On the surface it’s easy to preach. But dig a little deeper into what resurrection means and it isn’t all that easy. 534 more words


Seven Ways to Make Sunday a Slam Dunk

Other people cannot make you happy: happiness depends mostly on you. Worship is like that, too.  The band can rock, the praise can make the walls shake, and the pastor can call down the glory of Heaven.   548 more words

Emerging Church

Not Salvation! Solidarity and Transformation: Good Friday sermon 2015

I am indebted to Marcus Borg for once again guiding me through Holy Week. Marcus’ words echo throughout this sermon. His last book (sadly his last book, what shall we do without him?) … 63 more words

Progressive Christianity