Happy Monday friends! I had such a great time talking with my friend Charlie about knowing when to leave for this week's episode of The Space Between. You can hear the episode below. ALSO, if you LIKE and SHARE the Facebook/Twitter post, you'll be entered to win a copy of the book Charlie mentions, "Necessary … Continue reading The Space Between, Episode One: Charlie Dean on Knowing When to Leave
Hey friends! I hope this finds you well. I wanted to pass along an article that our friend, Brian McLaren (thank you, Brian!), wrote for the Christian Century last month. We are so honored and excited that he chose to include Morgantown Community Church in this piece about holding the tension of various viewpoints and perspectives, … Continue reading Ever Heard of a Purple Church?
This morning I took part in the Spiritual Charlotte podcast, for a series they are doing about the Bible.
When I talk about #ProgressiveChristianity, this is what I am talking about. A posture of openness toward God that expects our understanding to grow and change as our experiences of God, people, and the world do.
to say that the trump campaign is gaining steam would be an understatement. since "the donald" announced his candidacy for the republican nomination last summer, most of the people i've talked to have not really taken it seriously. there was just the assumption that his brash and demeaning style would fizzle. the mindset was, as … Continue reading before we abandon ship: reclaiming the meaning behind “evangelical”
being part of a non-denomination church has both advantages and disadvantages. for mcc, one of the advantages has been not being tied to a specific tradition or framework. this autonomy has allowed us to, i hope, beg and borrow the best from the wide spectrum that is the christian tradition, all the while shaping and … Continue reading why we’re thrilled to be OPEN