The Tattooed People

Yesterday I had lunch with two new friends and ministry colleagues. One of them—a denominational leader in campus and young adult ministry—noticed two

A Different Knowledge of God

Last week in my reflections on the PC(USA) Big Tent event, I raised a critical question about mainline Protestantism: do we know God or do we just

Real Good News

I'm on the hunt for good news in mainline Protestantism. The number of baptisms or new members in your congregation is not the good news I'm

Where’s the Good News?

I've been reading in preparation for my introduction to evangelism course this fall. The academic literature on evangelism is fairly consistent in

Rob Bell is Defining “Progressive”

I found Rob Bell's Everything is Spiritual presentation at The National in Richmond on Tuesday inspiring and fascinating. Having enjoyed his first