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…on orthopathy

Here’s a word from Eugene Peterson, which I found convicting, challenging, and thought provoking.  I’ll be chewing on this for awhile, and will probably need to read the whole book this excerpt is from, Practice Resurrection. “[An ontological] understanding of church … Continue reading

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…on church marketing

This church website left me speechless.  I don’t even know what to think about this.  Watch the entire intro.  This is seriously the most bizarre thing I have ever seen. http://evangelcathedral.net/

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…on accomplishing something

“… striving according to His working which works in me mightily” col 1.29 For the past several months, I have worked hard to launch a small groups program at my church.  After months of thinking and planning, we launched what … Continue reading

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…on the death of Occupy Wall Street and the Church

Recently I responded to a cnn article by Tony Perkins, who suggested Jesus was a free market capitalist and would have been against the Occupy Wall Street movement.  His assumption, I think, was that OWS is a movement full of … Continue reading

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…on community

“Authentic community is the “medicine” our society needs.  We and other mental health professionals know that loneliness, isolation, emptiness, and a sense of meaninglessness are the frequent complaints of those coming for help.  Often, these complaints are accompanied by symptoms … Continue reading

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