Unity not Uniformity in Post-Christendom

For a while now I have been reflecting on the difference between unity and uniformity in the church. Last week's post about "Playing at Presbyterianism" helped me frame this reflection in terms of the shift from Christendom to post-Christendom. As it has become clear that I need to do a better job … Read more about Unity not Uniformity in Post-Christendom

Letting Go

A sermon on Mark 10:17-31 for the First Sunday of Lent at the Jazz at 4:00 service at Fourth Presbyterian Church. The scripture and sermon were preceded by a stunning jazz rendition of U2's "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For". From time to time, as a pastor, I’ll hear something like … Read more about Letting Go