This short list is a result of a number of hours I spent in the New Testament’s “Acts of the...Read More
A friend recently asked what it means that I use “emergent evangelical” as my religious affiliation on FaceBook. So here’s a look at what the phrase means to me. I. “Evangelicals” Today...Read More
One of my sons said he has to write a paper on how he knows what he knows. That got me going. It’s a very fundamental part of being a Christian in practical terms in this world. Here’s what I wrote … I’m...Read More
The Bible is at the core of many public fights (such as the current debate in Kansas about evolution as portrayed in this article) only because of political ambition and public misunderstanding. I know that’s a strong...Read More
The Bible is to me the source book of faith and guide to life. But it is a very long and complex collection of documents from a range of cultural and historical settings, and thus it cannot be read like a novel, a computer...Read More
It seems impossible to love those who disappoint or hurt us. But there is no other kind of person.