Can you Tweet about God?

I joined twitter a couple of months ago. For those of you who aren’t hip on this, twitter is a micro-blogging platform. “Tweets” are limited to 140 characters. You choose to follow people, other people choose to follow you. When you tweet, everyone who follows you receives the message. I got this idea from Rev.Continue reading “Can you Tweet about God?”

Y B Christian?

We have decided that we will be teaching and preaching through the Lord’s Prayer during Lent. To help me prepare for this I began reading Lord, Teach Us: The Lord’s Prayer & the Chirstian Life by Willimon and Hauerwas this morning. Though I am very familiar with both Willimon and Hauerwas’s writings and thought, IContinue reading “Y B Christian?”

Help Wanted

A good friend and fellow blogger, Rick Mang, called me the other day with a request for ideas about how to cut energy usage at the church he serves.  We talked for a while about ideas. One of the most important points to make about churches conserving energy and reducing their carbon footprint, is thatContinue reading “Help Wanted”

Truth

Jack Nicholson was probably right. Tom Cruise couldn’t handle the truth. Can you? Can I? Can we? Claims about truth get thrown around like scud missiles. Some in the church lament the loss of the day when we believed there was absolute truth (or should I say “Absolute Truth”) and that we (the church) hadContinue reading “Truth”