Monthly Archives: May 2010

A Review of “Jesus Manifesto”

A Review of “Jesus Manifesto”

Book: Jesus Manifesto Authors: Len Sweet and Frank Viola About a month ago I received an advanced copy of Len and Frank’s book “Jesus Manifesto.”  When I …

 

Pat Robertson’s Gnostic Gospel

Pat Robertson’s Gnostic Gospel

(Sorry for the crappy picture) I am not a 700 club watcher i think of it as watching a train wreck.  In fact I think …

 

Do we wait, or do we scream now?

Do we wait, or do we scream now?

There is little doubt that the BP oil disaster is the largest most dangerous man-made disaster to the environment we have ever seen.  The idea …

 

Being Truly Different

Being Truly Different

Not too long ago there was a group of us sitting around one night talking about a ton of different stuff.  Because some where church …

 

If Jesus Died Today

If Jesus Died Today

Ever wonder what it meant to die on a cross?  No, I am not talking about dying for our sins; I am talking about the …

 

A new Wholiness

A new Wholiness

The church has historically defined “Christian living” in terms of what you cannot do, or by just taking small (one line or less) parts from …

 

Jesus In A Box

Jesus In A Box

Not too long ago, we were out “yard saleing” when we came upon this box with Jesus, Mary and Joseph.  It got me thinking so …

 

Mainline Church Renewal – or a Shell Game?

Mainline Church Renewal – or a Shell Game?

There is a movement afoot, while good in intentions, is destine to have more problems over the next few years.  What movement is that?  It …

 

What I do not like about conferences

What I do not like about conferences

Recently I had the opportunity to go to a large conference in Northern California, not far from where I live.  It is called “Thrive” and …