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Formerly Fundie

How to Completely Misuse the Bible in Five Easy Steps

With the Bible being so difficult to understand, it is also easy to misuse it. Such a misuse, even done unintentionally, distorts the beauty of what actually lies inside. 

Exploring our Matrix

Happily Easter After

If Jesus is worth following, it is because of the life he lived – a life that classic creeds have happily ignored, jumping from a miraculous birth to his death, as though miracles were the only things that really matter.

John Shore

The Kind of God I Want

I want to exist in a reality that’s part of a larger reality. I want human life, and human suffering, to mean something. I want it to matter.
 

A Musing Amma

Eastering

I am trusting that there will be an “eastering” process in me in these next weeks of Eastertide; that my dimness will be illuminated incrementally by the dayspring.

Article

Holy Yogi Jesus Was a Walrus. And So Are You.

I recently stayed awake all night pondering Jesus’ farewell address in John chapter 17, and my. mind. has. blown.

Slow Church

Is Jesus the Answer?

Yes, "Jesus is the answer," but it doesn’t come through simply telling someone about Jesus or believing that Jesus is the answer. It comes through presence. 

Theoblogy

A Public Condemnation of Jews for Jesus

What is truly over the line about this video is that it takes the single most grievous act in modern Jewish history and using it as a tool to convert modern Jews to another religion.

Christian Piatt

Heartbleed, Holy Chickens and Hancocks

Did Jesus have a wife? Is Chick-Fil-A getting back into good graces with their focus on healthier food options? Should you hold off on changing all your passwords?

Unfundamentalist Christians

The Earliest Picture of Jesus on the Cross

This tiny symbol, embedded within the text of ancient and fragmentary documents, lets us share the reverence and respect that early Christians had for Christ’s death. 

Seeing with the Eyes of the Heart: A Guided Meditation with Images
By Christine Valters Paintner

Progressive Christian Video Gallery

John and Catherine Shore: NALT Christians

Brian McLaren on Christian Identity in a Multi-Faith World

Video Courtesy: Jericho Books

Marcus Borg, Brian McLaren, Diana Butler Bass and Others on Progressive Christianity

Video Courtesy: Living the Questions

Beyond the Either/Or God with the Rev. Yvette Flunder

Stanley Hauerwas on Prayer

Video Courtesy: Living the Questions