Daughter of God: A Prayer for Peacemaking

I have a daughter.  I haven’t met her yet, she’s not due until October.  Recently, I’ve been writing to her in a little journal.  Mostly it’s consisted of simple humorous anecdotes or pithy future-father wisdom.  This past week, however, I felt compelled to face a much more serious subject.  I’ve decided to share that piece … More Daughter of God: A Prayer for Peacemaking

Mission From the Margins: Anabaptism and the Crisis of Christianity

This is the first post of what will be an off and on series on Anabaptism and its relevance for today. In an ever-changing and progressively postmodern world it is becoming increasingly difficult for western Christians to engage the wider culture in a meaningful way.  Much of this dilemma can be attributed to the plurality … More Mission From the Margins: Anabaptism and the Crisis of Christianity

Demoting Jesus

I love the Bible. It continually amazes and inspires. It appeals to the intellectual within me as I dig deep into and peer behind the text, analyzing historical context and theological development. The stories within its pages are full of colorful characters and incredible events. It communicates profound wisdom and richly practical advice. It contains … More Demoting Jesus

InVisible

Presence disembodied And incarnated Within and without Tangible form From belief to reality From reality to faith Realized in imagination Actualized in spirit Light, water, and bread Of Life In Himself and in us