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A conversation with author Dave Hickman (Interview)

Below is an interview which I conducted with author and speaker Dave Hickman regarding his new release ‘Closer Than Close’ (a book which attempts to bring “union with Christ” back to the forefront and comes highly recommended by me). 2,158 more words

Brennan Manning

Fear is Systemic and Acute

“How is it that, objectively, we in the West have never been more secure, but seem plagued by monster fears (ebola!) more than ever.” –Miroslav Volf

A Little Miroslav Volf (for Graduation Day)

Today is graduation day in the Doepken household as I have two daughters graduating from High School. It’s a busy time with family, friends, lots of activity, and lots of cake…oh, so much cake. 260 more words

Discipleship

Reading Notes - Exclusion and Embrace by Miroslav Volf

Where violence had taken root between people who share the same terrain but differ in ethnicity, race, language or religion (cf. Kaplan 1996, 7f)

The conflicts may go through cycles of resurgence and remission, depending mainly on international conditions; large-scale upheavals “create setting in which ethnic demands seem timely and realistic” (Horowitz 1985, 3ff) 5,088 more words

Theology

Review of "Allah: a Christian Response" by Miroslav Volf

Struggles between the Christians and Muslims have lasted for centuries. The struggles are both theological and political in nature. There have been efforts in reconciling Christians and Muslims, and even form governments over regions where both peoples coexist. 1,612 more words

Book Review