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An Important Little Celebration

I have mixed feelings about the events of the first Pentecost. It’s one of those things that I wish I had directly witnessed. What must it have been like to experience that much power in one place. 663 more words


Sanctification Poem

I am on vacation this week so I am sharing a poem from my book, Barefoot Theology. It looks prettier in the book since WordPress does not like to maintain spacing, but you get the general idea here. 102 more words

Emerging Church

Americans becoming less Christian, more secular

from MSN News:

The number of Americans who don’t affiliate with a particular religion has grown to 56 million in recent years, making the faith group researchers call “nones” the second-largest in total numbers behind evangelicals, according to a Pew Research Center study released Tuesday. 544 more words

Signs Of The Times

Being Church

This week my Facebook feed has filled up with articles about church. How to be a vital church, how to attract Millennials (back?) to church, how to welcome children in church, how to create intergenerational church, and a few other topics I’m not remembering at the moment. 520 more words


The False Teachers: Brian McLaren

By Tim Challies of Challies.com

few weeks ago I set out on a series of articles through which I am scanning the history of the church—from its earliest days all the way to the present time—to examine some of Christianity’s most notable false teachers and to examine the false doctrine each of them represents. 1,403 more words