Category Archive: conceptual

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: …

 

A Personal Creed

A Personal Creed

As a follower of the Teaching of Jesus I seek to walk… In Love; I believe in the power of love to change my heart and …

 

The Church of the Personal Pronoun

The Church of the Personal Pronoun

The Story Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, during a time long since forgotten, stood Church. Church was rather small; they would …

 

Fuzzy Vision

Fuzzy Vision

At the church I currently serve (First Christian Church (FCC) in Waynoka, OK) we are in the process of some very fuzzy, but directed, vision …

 

A Response to: “You Can Be A Christian Or A Liberal, But Not Both”

A Response to: “You Can Be A Christian Or A Liberal, But Not Both”

I don’t make it a habit to write a rebuttal to other people’s articles. I usually have a “live and let live” mindset; especially if …

 

Chad “Benedict Arnold” Holtz – Really?

Chad “Benedict Arnold” Holtz – Really?

I’m amazed at how fast we eat our wounded. Not too long ago my friend (yes, I still call Chad my friend) was fired from …

 

My Response To: Can You Really Love Jesus Yet Hate The Church?

My Response To: Can You Really Love Jesus Yet Hate The Church?

I normally don’t write articles replying to other articles, but Philip Wagner’s article on Churchleadership.com, Can You Really Love Jesus Yet Hate The Church?, struck …

 

Review of Made and Makers

Review of Made and Makers

I love to watch a good movie; I’m just not a great movie reviewer. I mean, given that I like movies based on comic book …

 

How I See The Lord’s Prayer

How I See The Lord’s Prayer

STARTER NOTE: I have always found that for scripture to have real meaning to me, I needed to read it as if I was part …

 

There once was a man from Nantucket (or Bethlehem)

There once was a man from Nantucket (or Bethlehem)

If you asked any group of people outside the church to define the church in just one word, what would that word be? Boring? Closed? Judgmental? Political? Needed? Forgiveness? Loved? Sure, all of …