Everything Wrong With Christianity on One Church Sign

god

I saw it recently on the sign of a church on the outskirts of a small Midwestern city. “God Saw What You Did.” Five words. One big threat. Encapsulating so much of what drives people away from religion in general and Christianity in particular. Shame. Blame. Judgement. Threat. Consider the doctrine of God implied by [Read More...]

“Come Now, O Wisdom”

sarasvati

Rev. Jann Aldredge-Clanton has shared a new resource for those interested in more inclusive and justice oriented sacred music, this one with new words set to another familiar Christian hymn (“Lord of all hopefulness / Lord of all joy”) written by a woman, Jan Struther, who incidentally is most well-known for creating the character Mrs. [Read More...]

Getting Theological: God

god

So I missed Tony Jones’ deadline.  His open invitation to progressive bloggers said in part: “Progressive/liberal/mainline theology, on the other hand, has a PR problem. We might think that people know what we think about God, but they don’t. It’s clear in the comments on this blog and elsewhere. … Thus, I have a challenge:  [Read More...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X