‘Revival’ / Mark Driscoll / What happened to the news?

By Shane Raynor
Reading “Revival” You may already know that we’re going through Adam Hamilton’s "Revival: Faith as Wesley Lived It" over the next couple of months on… read more

The harvest moon

By Robert Spain
Last night, I arrived home at about 7:30 p.m. Awaiting dinner with my wife, I perched myself in my well-worn, comfortable chair on my back porch. From this comfortable setting I… read more

I saw a man beheaded

By David Dorn
I recently saw a man beheaded at the hands of ISIS and it's changed the way I see the world. Related blog post: I saw a man beheaded today read more

John Wesley's rule of life

By Clifton Stringer
John Wesley is a saint. He wasn't sinless, though I think he is now. He lived life in the throes of God's grace to a degree and with a level of zeal that let him accomplish… read more

3 Keys to engaging millennials on your ministry team

By Jolene Cassellius Erlacher
“It was just very, very hard at times,” Sean said of his first ministry position. “Pastor and I didn’t always see eye to eye, and we didn’t always… read more

Bible in the public schools: What text?

By Ed Trimmer
So my 16-year-old stepdaughter signed up for a Bible class in high school as an elective thinking I’m sure, easy A with both her mom and stepdad being preachers. As most of… read more

Gay marriage supporters’ string of court victories broken in Louisiana

By Richard Wolf / USA Today
(RNS) The legal winning streak for same-sex marriage is over. A federal judge in Louisiana upheld that state’s prohibition on gay marriage Wednesday (Sept. 3) and belittled… read more

Bible Study: Week of October 5, 2014

By Keeping Holy Time
Old Testament: Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20 The centrality of today’s Old Testament lection to the identity and self-understanding of God’s people—Jewish and… read more

When every day is Disneyland

By Craig Kennet Miller
I wonder what my son’s life will be like when he is my age. His childhood is already vastly different than mine was. I grew up with Mickey Mouse, Superman, and Batman… read more

Non-negotiables

By Joseph Yoo
I’ve come a long way in my faith and my beliefs since high school. I was heavily influenced by the conservative, immigrant fundamental-esque beliefs. I no longer think… read more

Let's talk about sex #UMC

By Christy Thomas
An article in the New York Times recently caught my eye. Titled “Let’s Not Talk About Sex,” it is written by Paul A. Offit, a professor of pediatrics and… read more

Jesus and the gossip column

By Tom Fuerst
Certainly, the Bible and the stories it records are more complex than “literal” history, in a fundamentalist Christian sense of “literal.” And certainly… read more
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