The power and glory of the cross is in its ability to bring together people from different backgrounds, cultures and streams of life into one Body under Christ. There is only one place of the cross. At the Hill of the Skull Jesus was crucified for the sin of the world. Every man’s sin was … More Of foolishness, wisdom and unity
It woudl appear that churches need people like me in them. People with their minds in the gutter who can proof read their signs before they get put up! It looks mighty fine in them jeans! A bit of a personal question… Shouting out – Oh God Oh God – probably not praying! yes – … More Church Signs; who proof reads these things?
I have deleted the entire post due to the way it got out of hand. I acknowledge and have acknowledged before that there are times when my mouth gets carried away. I for one am not happy that Disciple of Christ (the commentor fromerly known as Q, formerly known as Mucho Man, formerly known as … More Removal of John Piper post
Stephen Hawking bashes religion, but what does new paper say about God? David W. Freeman (“CBS News,” August 8, 2011) USA – Physicist Stephen Hawking has given religion a cosmic thumbs-down, calling the idea of heaven “a fairy story” in a recent interview. But researchers say faith can have measurable psychological benefits. Case in point: … More Stephen Hawking aint afraid of the dark!
THE SY ROGERS STORY (An Anthony Venn-Brown Perspective) Sy Rogers is a gifted communicator and has an amazing story of redemption from a very troubled life. Our dialogue has been limited but has always been gracious and respectful. I’d heard many negative things about Sy but our meeting in Sydney in 2007 dispelled many of … More The Sy Rogers Story: Anthony Venn-Brown’s Perspective
Pope Francis has a model for Muslim engagement in St. Francis of Assisi Omar Sacirbey | —————————– (RNS) Just as many Catholics have connected Pope Francis’ humility and austere lifestyle with that of St. Francis of Assisi, those seeking clues on the new pontiff’s approach to Christian-Muslim relations see another example in the iconic namesake. … More To convert or to co-exist? That is the question.
What it’s like to follow Christ embedded in Muslim culture. An interview with a Muslim follower of Isa. Gene Daniels IN CHRISTIANITY TODAY Can people from other religious traditions genuinely follow Jesus without becoming “Christians”? The question is a point of much dispute within today’s missions world. Those who follow Jesus yet don’t formally express … More Worshiping Jesus in the Mosque