No Easy Answers: Reflections on Matthew 6:24-34

Jesus’ teachings are digging tools that undercut the foundation of my house . . . which makes them so very annoying. [Read more…]

Sketchy Scenes: Reflections on this Sunday Scriptures

When I hear the teachings about loving our enemies and turning the other cheek, I feel discouraged. What is Jesus really getting at in such “extreme” scenes? Reflections on this Sunday scripture texts…. [Read more…]

Liberation, from Egypt: Portents of Change in American Christianity

As the track of evangelical emergent pluralists connects with the track of theologically and socially progressive Christians, prepare for a trans-continental expansion of faith consciousness. The people, particularly young people, are leading, and someday soon their leaders are either going to have to follow or get out of the way. [Read more…]