On My Year as Presbytery Moderator

A week and a half ago I ended my one year term as Moderator of the Presbytery of Chicago by handing over the cross and gavel to Sonia Bodi. Serving as

Playing at Presbyterianism

Carmen Fowler LaBerge of the Layman recently posted a reflection titled "Commentary on a Comment: 'People are Going to Hell While You're Playing at

Presbyterian Reboot

In the past, I've written about my fascination with the practice---common with comic books and movies---of rebooting an entertainment franchise in

Non-Competitive Christianity (Part 2)

Yesterday I outlined a vision of non-competitive Christianity that primarily focuses on articulating and living out the gospel as we each understand

What Makes Us Presbyterian?

Earlier this week I saw this story about a small PC(USA) congregation in Los Angeles with a gay pastor that decided to leave the denomination to join