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an undiscovered voice in the conversation

Recently i discovered a voice in the emergent conversation that I was not aware of, melvin bray. His bio reads I  am a professional speaker and aspiring author. I am contributing the chapter “Reading the Prophets for Justice: How can … Continue reading

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emerging church evolution or revolution?

I got the latest Emergent/C (which is the newsletter/communication piece of Emergent Village) today and it included this quote. We in Emergent Village are poised for an important year in 2007. A pivotal year, I’d say. Lots of people are … Continue reading

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Howard Thurman & the spiritual practice of reconciliation

Recently the Emergent West Michigan cohort asked me to talk about racial reconciliation I’ve been encouraging folks to read the writings of Howard Thurman as a way to broaden their theological framework, a couple have followed through. Thurman was a man before his time. In … Continue reading

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Howard Thurman & the spiritual practice of reconciliation

Recently the Emergent West Michigan cohort asked me to talk about racial reconciliation I’ve been encouraging folks to read the writings of Howard Thurman as a way to broaden their theological framework, a couple have followed through. Thurman was a man before his time. In … 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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emergent-us: Brian McLaren Reflects on the Emergent Summit

A new friend Steve sent me this from the emergent-us blog. He an I have had several conversation about the lack of diversity in emergent.  After reading this and looking at the comments on the blog here’s bullets of my … Continue reading

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is the emerging church intentionally racist?

Rudy carraso recently asked this question on his blog. is the emerging church racist? his answer was no i want to add a qualifier to the question is the emerging church intentionally racist? my answer. no it is not intentionally … Continue reading

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