Tag Archives: spiritual-practice

Is religion and politics in the 08 presidential campaign a good thing?

Faith In Public Life has a link to an article from the Christian Science Monitor asking if the religion conversation in the presidential campaign-is a good thing?. I don’t-think so! Since it has been just more of the same hyperbole and … Continue reading

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unchristian

Several weeks ago I shared my thoughts about moving beyond a churchianity type of Christianity to practicing faith more focused on joining God in kingdom work. Now a recently released boo titled unchristian points to why this is so important. The … Continue reading

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yoga and Christianity don’t mix?

So for about three to four years (intentionally for about the last two years) now I have been practicing yoga. I got into it because I was looking for something to help with my chronic back pain (caused by my … Continue reading

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new urbanism, theology and praxis

I came across this article while browsing Churches Embrace New Urbanism as Antidote to Isolation and it stirred some  thoughts. The writer references the author of  Sidewalks in the Kingdom: New Urbanism and the Christian Faith (The Christian Practice of Everyday Life) New Urbanism … Continue reading

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moby on christian insanity

My esteem of moby, artist, musician, entrepreneur and Jesus follower is going up all the time. I find his candor and perspective on the Christian faith refreshing. Check out this recent post on the insanity of how some are practicing … Continue reading

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the original emerging church

I am preparing for a couple of worship messages based on Act 2:42-44 and while browsing the religion section of a local bookstore I came across a great book find. A couple of dusty feet caught my eye.  They were … 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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Clueless Christians

Are you a clueless Christian? That is how Moby describes himself in an interview with sojourners http://www.sojo.net/special/multimedia/audio/061004_moby/player.html This is one of the most authentic expressions of faith I have heard in a long while. Check it out.

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Is Mosaic a part of the Emerging Church?

Alex Mcmanus of Mosaic Church in LA has an interesting observation and reflection on the emerging church and Mosaic’s link to things emerging into the mystic… » Is Mosaic a part of the Emerging Church? Here’s the interesting observation by … Continue reading

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Giving Skin to God – Volunteers In Service Blog

Here’s a new blog on community ministry (being the presence of Christ by serving your community) something that is a core value of the church a lead.  Take  a look there is some good stuff there. Here’s a excerpt Giving … Continue reading

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