Newsweek: Forget the Church. Follow Jesus.

Forget-the-Church

Newsweek’s Andrew Sullivan has declared a revolution has begun within Christianity. I couldn’t agree more. Walk away from the old, start something new.

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Why I Am No Longer Christian – Walking Away From the Church

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My attempt to explain why I haven’t been writing and what’s been going on in my head over the last 3 months.

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Daily Devotion: Who Would Fashion a God… That Can Do No Good?

We start wars in the name of this idol.

We steal land from others in the name of this idol.

We enrich ourselves at the detriment of others in the name of this idol.

We kill in the name of this idol.

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Daily Devotion: How Obama’s “Weakness” is God’s Show of Force

“A president should never bow before others. Our friends and allies don’t expect it and our enemies see it as a sign of weakness.” – Former VP Dick Cheney

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Daily Devotion: Believe in Me Or Die??

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If a husband asks his wife if she “believes in him”, what is he asking? He’s asking if she trusts him.

If someone asks you to “have a little faith in me”, they are asking you to trust in them.

And yet Christians across the world insist Jesus means for us to “believe” in his divinity. Yes/no, cut and dried. This insistence leaves us with a neutered understanding of “believe”.

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Part 2: An Interview With God

This is part 2 of my imagined interview with God. Yesterday, in Part 1, God revealed that the true form of God is impossible to define and should never be limited, but the nature of God can be known, through revelations of the relationship in our lives. Today I will continue to probe God, who […]

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Daily Devotion: A Choice Between Nonviolence or Nonexistence

Bible Readings for Saturday April 2nd, 2011 – The 4th Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 23 1. [A Psalm of David.] The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want. 2. He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters; 3. he […]

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Daily Devotion: And Jesus Hewed Samuel into Pieces…

Bible Readings for Friday April 1st, 2011 – The 4th Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 23 1. [A Psalm of David.] The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want. 2. He makes me lie down in green pastures; he leads me beside still waters; 3. he […]

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Daily Devotion: …But For The Sake of My Holy Name

Bible Readings for Wednesday March 23nd, 2011 – The 2nd Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 128 1. [A Song of Ascents.] Happy is everyone who fears the LORD, who walks in his ways. 2. You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands; you shall […]

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Daily Devotion: The Day Abraham Met The Christ

Bible Readings for Tuesday March 15th, 2011 – The 1st Week of Lent *Click on each bible passage to expand the text. Psalm 32 1. [Of David. A Maskil.] Happy are those whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. 2. Happy are those to whom the LORD imputes no iniquity, and in whose spirit […]

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