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Tweets on The Gospel

While these upcoming tweets are scheduled for July release on my feed, I thought they should have a home here early. (Thanks, Scot). Happy head-messing! Christopher ___________ The Gospel is the proclamation of all that Jesus is, not what we get because of who he is. Saying the Gospel is Read more…

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The Shopkeeping Pastor

Thought this was such a thought provoking quote: “The pastors of America have metamorphosed into a company of shopkeepers, and the shops they keep are churches.” Eugene Peterson (@PetersonDaily) 12/29/14, 7:36 AM It’s true on so many levels, from the way pastors care, maintain and treat everything from people and Read more…

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How Do You Read The Bible?

Most of my spiritual conversations over the last several weeks have swirled around a common question: How do you read the Bible? Some of these dialogs have stemmed from the social media firestorm surrounding musician Michael Gungor’s admission that he does not believe some of Genesis’ accounts are literal. Others Read more…

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Bible Nature

The Bible does not give simple answers to complex questions, but complex answers to complex questions. Part of its beauty is that it always calls its readers much higher in our thinking, and doesn’t stoop to accommodate an inferior perception of humanity or its Creator. To treat Scripture as a Read more…