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post- Christian or post religious

The cover story of this week’s edition of Newsweek is the Decline and fall of Christian America. The author John Meachem, a self described flawed Christian (from the Episcopalian tribe) discusses the shift in the American religious landscape.  On MSNBC this … Continue reading

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the church, new orleans & believing in sin

While many people have decried Kanye West’s comments about the Bush administration and black people there is little hue and cry about Christians who describe the New Orleans disaster as God’s way of cleansing the "sinful" city.  So into the void … Continue reading

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emerging church to crash and burn?

Where is the EC going? Is it going anywhere? Is it going in the right direction? Does anyone know? Does anyone care? Continue reading

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don’t call me christian

Evangelicals for Social Action have  a great article illustrating how anglocsed the chrstian faith has become. Choosing Christ over culture shows how we need to detach our the christian faith from the dominant cultural thinking if we are to connect with … Continue reading

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the secular, Sacred & profane pt 1

In the next couple of weeks we will begin talking about images of Jesus in today’s music. As part of that experience in our worship we will be playing and listening to songs that are considered "secular" because they didn’t … Continue reading

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a new evangelical???

there a lot of talk today about new this and new that. new church, new church plant, but do we need new evangelicals. i don’t much care for the word but evangelical does serve as a description of one stream … Continue reading

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