Category Archive: Open

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 …

 

Jesus in the Uncanny Valley

Jesus in the Uncanny Valley

The uncanny valley In the worlds of robotics and 3D computer animation there is this amazing concept called The Uncanny Valley. The evolution of this concept started …

 

I Have Come To The Conclusion That God Hates Sodomites

I Have Come To The Conclusion That God Hates Sodomites

I have to admit this was a hard road to walk. The journey my faith has taken me down some pretty weird roads, but none …

 

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; …

 

Apples and Oranges

Apples and Oranges

There are certain old sayings people say, that just make no sense to me. Things like “Save time” or “Spend time” or even “Waste time” …

 

Why I Left the Church and Other Points about the Failing Church in American

Why I Left the Church and Other Points about the Failing Church in American

This move has been several years in the making; well, it has actually been a life time in the making. Over that time I have …

 

death, grace and love

death, grace and love

When Osama Bin Laden’s death was announced I, like so many people, had mixed emotions. On the one hand I was excited that a man …

 

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 …