Category Archive: conceptual

The Parable of the Greedy CEO

The Parable of the Greedy CEO

Jesus had just finished talking with the crowed that had gathered and was getting ready to kick back and relax, when someone from the back …

 

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 is Sin? (Excerpt from The Naked Jesus)

What is Sin? (Excerpt from The Naked Jesus)

So, what is sin? The collective narrative describes sin as the breaking, or transgression, of God’s Commands, but what does this mean? What commands are we …

 

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 …

 

All This Talk About Church

All This Talk About Church

Yesterday I read an article that got me thinking, and to be honest, I love what that happens. The article is by Catlin Deyerle, Millennial …

 

Peace, Never War

Peace, Never War

It’s no secret I’m a pacifist and have been for many years. In my stance, I hold to the teachings of Christ, and seek to …

 

My View of Mark Driscoll (and all this stuff)

My View of Mark Driscoll (and all this stuff)

To start out, I think I need to be open and honest and start with a qualifier. I know Mark Driscoll, well, OK let me …

 

Feed the Hungry

Feed the Hungry

If Jesus was to talk with an American Christian about feeding the poor, here is how I envision the dialog going: Jesus: Feed the hungry. American Christian: …