So thrilled to chat with Brian McLaren for this week's The Space Between podcast. We talk the Bible, politics, even toilet repair. Give it a listen and a share! Listen to "Brian McLaren" on Spreaker.
This week I talk with Terry Shoemaker about the culture wars, and the problem of labels in religion and politics. Listen to "Terry Shoemaker, the Culture Wars, & the Failure of Labels." on Spreaker.
On Inauguration Day I posted an open letter to Donald Trump that, essentially, called him to be a president for all Americans and to stand for justice and equality. To my surprise, this post generated a lot of strong response. Some people (even people who voted for Trump) thought it was a balanced, fair piece. … Continue reading Does God Pick Our President?
Dear Donald, By the time most people read this you will no longer be the President-Elect of the United States of America. Instead, you will be the newly inaugurated forty-fifth President of the United States of America. There may not be another position in the whole world that comes with as much power and responsibility … Continue reading Dear Donald : An Open Letter To President Trump
Here we are. November 9th, 2016. The morning after. Like many of you, I'm sure, I watched the election results pour in until the wee hours of the morning. I expected a close contest, but also like many of you, I didn't expect such an emphatic electoral college win for Donald Trump. So, here we … Continue reading It’s the morning after, and I’m doubling down on a few things…
To stand in the midst of a fear based culture and declare that we won't be afraid, because Love brought us into this world, and this Love will sustain us, is a defiant, subversive act.
Esau's decision to give up so much for so little should serve as a cautionary tale for all of us.