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November 13, 2017
My Body and My Faith
Maybe don’t read this if you are sensitive to discussions of abuse, sexual assault, or...
May 13, 2016
Closed Hearts, Closed Minds, Closed Doors: A Letter to all LGBTQIA and Allied United Methodists
You are loved. You were made in the image of God. You are part of...
January 11, 2016
Revisiting Christ in missions and service in the age of selfies
Revisiting Christ in missions and service in the age of selfies Bec Cranford serves as...
October 19, 2015
All Lives Matter vs Black Lives Matter: The Already and the Not Yet
There has been a lot of debate over the phrases “Black Lives Matter,” and “All...
July 17, 2015
Five Elements of Church Error – The Unexpected Jesus (Part 1of 4)
Part 1: Were We Wrong About Jesus Being Wrong About Eschatology? Early in my journey...
April 17, 2015
What is a “Coming of God?” Part 1
There is much confusion in Christianity today surrounding the milieu of biblical eschatology. Specifically, there is...
April 08, 2015
Accompaniment as Emergence
I’ve been called to a ministry of accompaniment that means I have chosen to walk...
January 17, 2015
Let’s Talk About Race
This week at my church, Solomon's Porch, while our usual master of ceremonies, Doug Pagitt,...
December 18, 2014
This Advent, Think Different. What Is GOD Waiting For?
It’s Advent again. This is the time, leading up to Christmas, when we reflect upon...
December 13, 2014
Jesus Did NOT Come To Save Your Sins
I used to know it all. I used to have it all figured out. I...
November 15, 2014
Flap Your Wings
Sometimes the conversation for disability justice within spiritual community feels like a monumental task. It...
October 08, 2014
The River of Years
I’m at an age when thinking about age is something I do often. I reached...
December 13, 2013
Gungor: The Postmodern Anthem Band
It took me a long time to write this. I thought I should try to...
July 06, 2013
Give Me a Racist Over A Racist System Anyday by Randy Woodley
"Now brother Woodley, Rev. _______ will share his apology with you and then you can...
April 01, 2013
Toward Collective Liberation: Building Successful Social Movements
It wasn't until recently I realized that I had somehow lost a bunch of digital...
February 15, 2013
I posted a new blog entry on the Doug Pagitt Radio Web site today about...
January 30, 2013
I AM A TAKER
In AA’s big book on page 61, a question is asked, “What is his basic...
January 06, 2013
Rape In India OR Romance Doesnt Exist
An Endorsement of the Video: "almost finished it, really good video man, loving the down-to-earth...
December 28, 2012
Grab some popcorn,the crucifixion was for entertainment
It is in the crucifixion of the desert rabbi, Jesus of Nazareth that we come...
December 24, 2012
May Christmas be Filled with Mouse Poop and Camel Spit By Randy S. Woodley
In this cynical and snarky world in which we live, we are getting pretty good...
December 22, 2012
Tragic loss of children, birth of a child…redemptive hope-filled imagination.
No matter where I seem to go this Christmas I can't seem to get out...
December 05, 2012
Finding Current Meaning In Jesus’ Birth (Part 1) By Randy Woodley
It Was A Night Around Christmas The meaning of this poem will be reflected in...
October 10, 2012
Heal Me: Why Tommy and the White Western Colonial Church? By Randy Woodley
I began this conversation I called, See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me, Heal Me as...
September 26, 2012
Touch Me: it takes a lifetime by Randy Woodley
(I began this series See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me, Heal Me as a challenge...
September 06, 2012
CARTS …practicing resurrection
"We have longed to taste the resurrection... the insurrection of life... We have longed to...
September 04, 2012
Life beyond the belief meter…
One wonders if there isn't one of these parked at the entrance of "...
September 03, 2012
The slippery slope from believing into…living
I am told, that Jesus only directly answers 3 of the 183 questions that he himself...
August 29, 2012
See Me: A Call to Christians in the West to Invite Those Different Than Them to the Table by Randy Woodley
(Read the Introduction to this series) So, what is the cost to the whole community...
August 14, 2012
Redemptive imagination: the intersection of humanity and God…future faith
This is one of my favorite stories is the gospels ( John 6:1-15 ), every...
August 10, 2012
(G)od With(Out) Religion OR The God Who BeCame an Atheist
There is this moment of intrinsic subversion to exclusivity in the Jesus Narrative. But...
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