Being Authentic: Service

Last week, Chris briefly explored some issues regarding the authenticity of pastors, and how much vulnerability and transparency should a pastor, preacher, teacher employ….not only in the proclamation of the Word, but pastorally in the ministry. This is a really...

Shifting from the West…Global Christianity

Evangelical Christianity Shifting Outside West HT: Smart Christian Interesting article about how Evangelicalism, which was “born in England and nurtured in the United States, is leaving home.” For a longer treatment of this issue, read the book, The Next...

Concluding Postcript and Some Recommendations….

In regards to allowing God to be God, and how we speak of God and His actions, and how that impacts our thinking, teaching, preaching, conversations, etc…I defer to two of the greatest theologians of all time. Karl Barth says this in Doctrine of the Word of God:...

Reading my Bible…confession.

As you know, if you have been reading this blog as of late…I have been challenging my students, myself, and everyone to read through the Bible this year. And I have definitely experienced my ups and downs. Some weeks it’s a no brainer and almost an...

Veritas at USC

USC is hosting the Veritas Forum this year. So if you are around USC, check out the site for more information. Oh, and by the way, it began last night and ends tomorrow.

Emergent at Yale and Masters

Emergent at Yale and Masters Andrew Jones states: Emergent Conversations have been going on at both Yale Divinity School and Masters Seminary. Never expected to see both institutions in the same sentence. True. True. Excerpt: At Yale, students were interacting with...