Category Archive: acceptance

Our Weird Uncle Robin

Our Weird Uncle Robin

I’m the kind of guy who could care less about a celebrity, movie stars, TV actors, sports figures and others never had an impact on …

 

The Forgiving Bookie

The Forgiving Bookie

One day, while Jesus was explaining how forgiveness opens us to the promises of the Divine, Peter was a bit concerned and asked “I get …

 

Love Equals Poop

Love Equals Poop

A few years ago we rescued an Irish Wolfhound, Great Dane mix Danu. She is a 120lbs beauty – she has the markings of a …

 

How To Piss-off Many Progressive Christians

How To Piss-off Many Progressive Christians

Do you want to piss-off a great number of Progressive Christian? All you have to do is mention Growth, works every time. How do I …

 

The “New” Samaritan

The “New” Samaritan

A friend of mine (Sereta Richardson) said something that motivated me to rethink, and rewrite, the parable of “The Good Samaritan.” I hope you enjoy: As …

 

There Is No Neutrality

There Is No Neutrality

As a follower of the Naked Jesus, there is no neutrality; no matter how you word it, neutrality is simply a form of indifference. As …

 

Why I’m Part of The Disciples of Christ

Why I’m Part of The Disciples of Christ

Unlike many people I’ve met in the Disciples of Church (DOC) family I’m Different; I’m good with that and the cool part is, so is …

 

What If Paul Wrote Today?

What If Paul Wrote Today?

I love What if questions. They make us think of some amazing possibilities. They open out minds to some crazy stuff, cool stuff. So, I …

 

I Just Don’t Understand The Use Of Nametags

I Just Don’t Understand The Use Of Nametags

I know what you’re thinking, ‘With all the issues facing churches today, who cares about nametags?’ I’ll give you that but let me say that …

 

Openly Carrying a Firearm

Openly Carrying a Firearm

With all the stories concerning openly carrying a firearm in public (here, here and here for example), I have to cry, because I haven’t been …