This summer I joined the launch team for the new Missiongathering Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Charlotte, North Carolina, along with my dear friend planting pastor Rich McCullen. I’ve taken on the role of Pastor of Social Justice and Activism, which has allowed me the opportunity to preach from time to time. My first […]
As a person of faith, I’m inspired by the stories told and ideas shared through TED of what people are doing to make the world — and especially our local community — a better place.
This is what I said in my endorsement of Mike Stavlund’s new grief memoir, “A Force of Will,” available now from Amazon.
In 2013, I’m reaching for something much more simple, something more practical — transition, or, adjustment, or perhaps adaptation.
I’ve spent some time over the past week, since Wild Goose Festival 2012 ended, trying to capture all of the words and photos and videos and reflections on what was a powerful experience for so many of us.
This year the Wild Goose Festival schedule has been posted online well in advance of the event itself, and I’ve gone through and mercilessly planned out how I’m going to spend my days.
Father Richard Rohr says, “Some are calling theology right now ‘a turn toward participation.’ … And this is happening in all of our groups.”
One of the items on my personal bucket list is to participate in an Amahoro Africa gathering one of these years.
That was the question posed by Anthony Smith during a recent Meetup with Fuller Seminary New Testament professor Daniel Kirk.
I’m excited to join the Progressive Christian channel on Patheos — to launch my latest project called Missional Shift, a new blog dedicated to curating the missional church conversation.