PostChristian: Christian Piatt on the Church and the Future of Faith

“There is no question that Christianity as a religion has been in need of a refining fire for some time, and it’s not surprising that the idea is met with some fear and self-preserving instinct. But if we truly trust that it is a fire of perfection and not consumption, what do we have to [Read More…]

Bearing Beauty: The Studio P(atheos) Interview Series with Guest Josh Cleveland

“My Dad’s a really good hugger. It’s kind of like being hugged by a big grizzly bear, without the mauling. Sometimes getting lost is a bad thing, but sometimes you just need to get lost in those places where you’re comforted. And sometimes that’s in the arms of those you love.” — Josh Cleveland, singer/songwriter [Read More…]

Wild Christianity at the Wild Goose Festival

“God did not outsource mercy; God said ‘I’ll come myself!’” — Rev. William Barber “The question isn’t ‘What Would Jesus Do?’, but rather ‘What is Jesus doing now?’” — Joerg Rieger The blessed Wild Goose Festival reminds me year after year, thank God, of what it really means to be a Christian. I’ve just come [Read More…]