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August 05, 2011
The Book Is about to Drop!
Here's the cover of my next book, coming next week. Thanks to Courtney for the...
August 01, 2011
The Emergent Church: Everyone’s Favorite Whipping Boy
I mosied over to the fellow Patheos blogger, Roger Olson's blog, and there found a...
July 25, 2011
Disappointed with Emergent?
It turns out that David Fitch is disappointed with the Emergent/ing/ence Church Movement (ECM). Well,...
March 08, 2011
Download the Chapter Deemed "Too Gay" for the Baptimergent Book
Homebrewed Christianity is making available a PDF of Brian Ammon's chapter on sexuality, a chapter...
January 27, 2011
Which Missional Church?
I was asked this week to answer the question, What is the "Missional Church"? And...
January 24, 2011
John Bohannon Responds to My Review at Jesus Creed
John Bohannon has taken to Scot McKnight's blog to respond to a critical review of...
December 09, 2010
Photo in Need of a Caption
What do you suppose I was saying that had The Tickle aghast and BMac scrolling...
December 07, 2010
An xtranormal Test of Christian Orthodoxy
So, others are posting the pretty damn funny spoof of emergent on xtranormal, but I...
December 06, 2010
Highlights from the Emerging Christianity Event in Fort Worth
On the same weekend that the "Outlaw Preachers" were gathering in Memphis, I was part...
November 08, 2010
God Loves Jay Bakker (in NY Magazine)
A nice piece on one of my best friends. (I've read the manuscript of Jay's...
November 06, 2010
Preaching & The Emerging Church: A Review
The opening of my review here. Click over to Scot's site below to read the...
October 09, 2010
No Conversions in the Emergent Church?
If that's what you've heard, then you really should check out the fascinating post from...
September 02, 2010
What Does Phyllis Tickle Think about Emergence Now?
The Faith & Leadership project of Duke Divinity School has posted a video and transcript...
August 31, 2010
Jana Riess Asks, "Can a Mormon Be an Emergent Christian?"
I'll admit, I don't know many Mormons. In fact, Jana is one of the few...
August 23, 2010
Are You a "Hipster Christian"?
Well, supposedly I am, being that Brett McCracken devotes chapter seven, in the heart of...
August 11, 2010
An Authoritative Bibliography on Emergent Christiantity by Phyllis Tickle
At ExploreFaith, Phyllis has put together a thorough list of the most interesting and helpful...
June 29, 2010
Pastorboy Embarrasses Minnesota (Again)
My long-time nemesis, John "Pastorboy" Chisham, made the news here in the north land for...
June 02, 2010
God Is Not Emergent
I had the unhappy experience of listening to yet another online conversation yesterday in which...
May 03, 2010
Dissertation Table of Contents
Here it is so far. You can tell how far I've gotten when the chapter...
April 30, 2010
Earlier this week I asked what you, dear reader, considered to be the charism of...
April 29, 2010
A Chat with Philip Clayton
One of the great joys of the last year of my life has been forging...
April 27, 2010
What Is Emergent's Charism to the Church?
Yesterday, I posted about the Lifecycle(s) of Emergence(s), on the same day that two important...
April 26, 2010
Lifecycle(s) of Emergence(s)
Thanks to Bob Carlton, peruser of all things wonderful on the Interwebs, this fantastic piece...
April 21, 2010
McLaren Weighs in on Emergent's Whiteness
Brian McLaren, whom I tongue-in-cheekedly referred to as the White Crayon in Chief last week,...
April 11, 2010
Emergent's White Problem
For those who are just joining the conversation, here's a brief: Soong-Chan Rah wrote about...
April 09, 2010
Responding to Charges of Racism
I appreciate all of the thoughtful responses to yesterday's post, "Is Sojourners for Straights Only?" ...
April 06, 2010
Is Sojourners for Straights Only?
That's the first thing I thought of when I saw an advertisement for the new...
March 09, 2010
More Satire from Rick Bennett
Rick Bennett has taken his satire to a new level with this piece, imagining an...
March 01, 2010
Pentecostalism and Emergence: Discerning the Spirit
More about my reflections in advance of the Society for Pentecostal Studies at which I...
February 18, 2010
Some Perspective on the Death of Emergent
This week and next, I'm preparing for my address to the Society for Pentecostal Studies...
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