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October 22, 2014
Rebellion and Awe
I am grateful to my people of origin, the Evangelicals. Sure they scared the hell...
October 12, 2014
EMBRACING THE ABSURD: the problem of ABSOLUTES and the promise of SUBJECTIVITY
Soren Kierkegaard Series (Part Two) Disclaimer: This article will be significantly concise as the...
October 08, 2014
The River of Years
I’m at an age when thinking about age is something I do often. I reached...
October 05, 2014
Making Me a Channel of His Peace
Two and a half years ago I attended my first Centering Prayer retreat at the...
September 20, 2014
The Re-Indigenisation of faith, indigenous people groups and Scottish Independence
As I write from St Albans just north of London UK the people of Scotland...
September 19, 2014
Learning Action and Contemplation at Richard Rohr’s Living School
Richard Rohr’s new Living School for Action and Contemplation has launched a new synthesis of...
September 18, 2014
Pursuing the Peculiar
There is of course the notion that we all want to find points of connection—we...
September 18, 2014
To Change Everything, We Need Everyone
A year ago, Holly Roach and I were in New York City at the time...
September 16, 2014
The Never Ending Story and Constant Conversion
“Conversion is a process, it is not a goal, not a product we consume. And...
September 14, 2014
Authenticity and Community
I love being part of the emergent movement. I love the space to think, learn,...
September 12, 2014
Soren Kierkegaard: The First Emergent Thinker? (Part One)
For the past fifteen years the “Emerging Church” has been a source of refuge for...
September 06, 2014
Welcome to the Zoo
Mike Stavlund is a husband, a father, a writer, an emergence practitioner, and an adjunct...
September 03, 2014
An Intro and the Skeptimergent Challenge
As an atheist who works with religious persons, I am honored to be a part...
September 02, 2014
An Autobiography of Hurt & Hope : A Journey From Wounded Skeptic to Wounded Healer
As Holly and I articulated in our post from yesterday, I am excited and eager...
May 19, 2014
Atheists and Christians Working Together: Me and Ryan Bell’s Online Course
For many here on Emergent Village and Patheos Progressive Christian, working with Christians is second-nature....
May 01, 2014
An Interview with Brian McLaren on Faith, Doubt, and Atheism
I met Brian a few years back when I picked him up from the airport...
March 21, 2014
Do Not Fix Others as You Would Not Want to be Fixed
The internet, one might think, was invented as a place for angry, excessively confident people...
March 03, 2014
Homosexuality in Western culture: a cultural/theological perspective (Part 1 of 2)
I know, I know. I said last time that I was finished publishing on...
February 23, 2014
Emergent Village Is NOT Dead. It’s Just Different Now …
From Mike Clawson, curator of Emergent Village cohorts: Over 15 years ago, a small group...
December 13, 2013
Gungor: The Postmodern Anthem Band
It took me a long time to write this. I thought I should try to...
July 06, 2013
Give Me a Racist Over A Racist System Anyday by Randy Woodley
"Now brother Woodley, Rev. _______ will share his apology with you and then you can...
June 07, 2013
Doug Pagitt Radio – Interviews With Kyle Roberts & Peter Wallace
Victoria is taking a few weeks off so it is up to Doug to hold...
May 31, 2013
Either “Is Homosexuality A Sin?” OR “Is Homophobia A Sin?”
The modern Church’s overall inability to properly engage the culture in which it exists is...
May 24, 2013
Let Us Conspire
What follows is in no way an affirmation of doing anything violent or illegal. In...
May 22, 2013
the view from her ~ Reflecting Pentecost …
Please give a warm welcome to first time blogger and smart lady Pamela Chaddock. They...
May 13, 2013
It’s Time to Let Go…
I have been developing a metaphor to bring insight into how spiritual development happens. That...
May 10, 2013
Doug Pagitt Radio: Interview with Jim Wallis
Broadcasting from Solomon's Porch meeting space, we busted out of the studio this week. We...
May 09, 2013
Can I Trust?
Here’s a question I’ve been asked many times, by many different people. The words I...
May 08, 2013
Transformation and Shadow Spotting
“Why do you look at the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do...
May 01, 2013
A Contradiction of Truths
I am learning in my life to let go of the apparent contradictions; this I...
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