Archives for January 19, 2013

Holding Our Distinctives More Lightly (Pentecostalism As a Case Study)

My recent post was about how my spiritual life has been enriched by the distinctive beliefs and practices of many different Christian traditions. Without taking anything I said there back, now I want to talk about how distinctive Christian traditions hold their distinctives, how they treat them and other Christians who do not (or no longer) believe in them.I'm going to use Pentecostalism as my case study because I'm so familiar with it. And was expelled from the movement because I questioned … [Read more...]