The full name of Kevin Ward’s second book is Losing Our Religion? Changing Patterns of Believing and Belonging in Secular Western Society. It develops further some of the themes in his first book, … 819 more words
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Ok, welcome to part 3 of the Mainline shifts towards the next Reformation of Unity.
If you have not read or desire to remember the previous posts, please go back and read them so you are on the same page, because I will reference the previous posts within this one. 1,077 more words
Several years ago I read about a church that used an innovative stewardship and mission technique with its members. The church conducted its usual, annual stewardship campaign and the church leadership but simultaneously gave money away – to church members! 623 more words
The very first chapter of TCOD is probably its most famous portion, as well as it’s most co-opted. Every church imaginable likes to talk about cheap grace and the need for costly grace, and they use it to their own context. 1,076 more words