Archives for Apr 4, 2011 @ 14:50

Jesus Creed for Students: Now Available

I’m happy to see that The Jesus Creed for Students: Loving God, Loving Others is now available. So parents and youth pastors, consider this book for your high school students. Two youth pastors, Chris Folmsbee and Syler Thomas, helped me at every phase of this book so that it would speak to the high school [Read More…]

Ed Stetzer on … interfaith meetings

From CT: Five years ago, I found myself sitting in an interfaith meeting. Gracious people from different religions and denominations had gathered at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s headquarters in Chicago to plan the ongoing work of congregational research. The goal of the Cooperative Congregational Studies Partnership was to bring together participants from Protestant, [Read More…]

Exploring Love Wins 2

Because of the firestorm created, I am beginning these discussions of Rob Bell’s book, Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived, with a prayer. I am asking that you pause quietly and slow down enough to pray this prayer as the way to approach this entire [Read More…]

Sola or Plura Pastora 3 (by T)

Plura Pastora 3 – For this part of our discussion, I want to talk about what the practice of sola pastora does to our ecclesiology, especially among us low church folks.  I want to introduce the topic by reproducing a comment that came in from a pastor, Mike, at the close of the last post [Read More…]