Who Are the Samaritans Today?

Our Christian past has been rife with breaking God’s human family apart. Could the future of Christianity be about bringing it together? Claremont School of Theology President Jerry Campbell on the call to be bridge-builders in a fractured world. [Read more...]

A Vibrant Future Church #2

“Mainline Christianity is now at the margins of North American cultural and religious life; but the margins can become frontiers for a new vital faith.” Read the rest of Bruce Epperly’s response to the question “What would a vibrant mainline church of the future look like?” [Read more...]

A Vibrant Future Church

What would a vibrant mainline church of the future look like? That’s the question we posed to a number of pastors, thought-leaders and bloggers as part of our Future of Mainline Protestantism series here at Patheos. We’ll be posting their responses throughout the coming weeks here at Faith Forward. First up, Lutheran Pastor Nadia Bolz-Weber, who begins her response with the question: “If the mainline church did the right thing, what would it be in 10 years?” [Read more...]


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