Berdyaev on Vocation and Creativeness

The Gospel constantly speaks of the fruit which the seed must bring forth if it falls on good soil and of talents given to man which must be returned with profit. Under cover of parable Christ refers in these words to man’s creative activity, to his creative...

I Can’t Listen To Another Sermon!

I believe that the time of long lectures, when someone spoke for an hour and the audience was condemned to sit and listen to whatever they were given, is…perhaps over–not just for me but for everyone. What we need in theology and in the church is–Oh, I don’t want to...

A great new blog from a former college student

Brian Kiley, who was a former student in our college ministry, and is currently a student at Fuller, has a great new blog. Live Generously. I especially love his latest post on “speaching.” Check it out. Brian, I’m wrestling with this right...

A New Year

This has definitely been a year of transitions for my wife and I as our first child, a baby daughter, was born into this world back in mid–July. That has been not only one of the greatest experiences of our lives, but definitely one of the most disorienting....