Category Archive: friendship

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

Sesssions, I’m Calling Bull Shit on Your Understanding of Romans

As a follower of Jesus, I am called to love others, to accept then for who they are, to embrace the marginalized, to openly serve the poor, those in need. I am called to see no one as “illegal.” I am called to walk with those who are being treated unjustly in our world. If we are unable to treat those who enter our land with love, grace, compassion and acceptance, we need to question who we are as a nation; we need to question our faith and wonder if we are truly following the teachings of the Divine through Jesus.

 

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 …

 

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 …

 

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 …

 

Why I Left the Left

Why I Left the Left

I am a progressive Follower of Christ; I have no problem identifying myself as a Progressive Follower of Christ. I find comfort in the theology …

 

storydwelling

storydwelling

Recently I was given the opportunity to receive and review Heather Lyn’s new CD, “Storydwelling.” Now, I have to start out with a little disclaimer; …

 

Chad, the UMC and Hell

Chad, the UMC and Hell

A good friend of mine, Chad Holtz, was fired as the pastor of Marrow’s Chapel United Methodist Church in North Carolina, a rural church in …

 

Exactly What Is “Gay Marriage?”

Exactly What Is “Gay Marriage?”

I am always amazed at people who are so vocal against “gay marriage” that they are willing to shout everyone down.  They strive hard to …

 

Who is my tribe?

Who is my tribe?

Who is a member of my tribe?  This is a question I have been asking myself a great deal lately.  I have been asking this …

 

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 …