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My Struggle with God and Gender Inclusive Language

Seven years ago I went through a an interview with the the Board of Ordained Ministry for the Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. 2,656 more words


Beauty in Brokenness

I set my alarm to four in the morning; my bag and my cameras were ready; sandal, calf sleeve and ankle support were ready; food was ready, too; I was finally ready to go on a hike, but… 799 more words


Beardcast for 7.20.17 Disciples make Disciples

This week on the Beardcast Zach and Matt talk about a Mike Slaughter quote from this book Change The World. 

Find more of our Beardcast here. 11 more words


#CurrentUnitedMethodism Is Alive

Another week, another UMC-related hashtag, but this is one that I can get behind with full force.

The rumors of the UMC’s demise have been greatly exaggerated. 776 more words

Random Thoughts And Ramblings

"I am tired of all the negativity on Facebook"

Let me begin by saying I am not tired of all the negativity.  No, wait.  That does not sound right.  What I mean is that the title of today’s post is to make a point.  380 more words


An Open Letter to Bishop Ken Carter

On July 17, 2017 Love Prevails sent the An Invitation to Be Invitational to all members of the Commission on (Not) The Way Forward. Bishop Ken Carter, one of co-chairs of the Commission, responded to our email. 626 more words

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Sweet Saviour Update - With Come One, Come All at the Fine Arts!

Ashville, NC, 2-16 to 18-72 – Here’s a recent and rare find for Sweet Savior’s showing at the Fine Arts in Ashville, NC. While the theater today is an Indie house, back in the day it was one of the many Adult theaters that populated the US landscape. 125 more words