>There Are No God Forsaken Places

The Rev

July 20, 2008

Journal

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> The poor you will always have with you, and you can help them any time you want. Mark 14:7 Posted by Doug Walker on July 20th, 2008 The poor you will always have with you, and you can help them any time you want.Mark 14:7 The scene was a dinner party, and Jesus was […]

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Why are people so mean?

The Rev

July 10, 2008

Culture

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So, I was reading some blogs recently, alot of them, about the missional church.  I have been surprised by how mean people are, especially those who claim to be gracious, open-minded, post-moderns. It came to a head with the debacle between Obama and Dobson.  The anger and dare I say hatred expressed by many toward […]

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Communion 2…

My friend Tim challenged me to go deeper with this.  So, I have been thinking about it for the last few days and meditating some more about why Communion is so significant right now in our time and place. I keep going back to mystery and transcendence.  So much of our world today is “real” […]

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Communion…I think it’s a big deal…

As I begin to write this I am feeling a bit like I am walking on sacred ground.  In the Protestant tradition we only have two sacraments: communion and baptism.  I have been thinking a great deal about the role of both. As I mentioned before communion is on the top of my mind because […]

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Some of what I am reading…

The Rev

June 19, 2008

Life

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As I was catching up with my blog reading today in my quiet home, I thought, “It would be cool to link the blog to the stuff I am reading.”  So, here it is: Stuff I am Reading

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What I’ve Been Reading