Jul 25 2014

UMC Lead: Let’s Talk about Sex: 10 Questions with Bromleigh McCleneghan

UMC LEAD: Hi, Bromleigh. Thanks for taking the time to talk to me for UMC LEAD. Your writing is all over the place: The Christian Century, Ministry Matters,  Fidelia’s Sisters. You’re even writing with me at Portico Collective. But I know you’ve been preoccupied with a bigger project these days. McCleneghan: Yes, I’m working on a book […]

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Jul 25 2014

SOUND BITES: Something to chew on that is good for the soul™: CREATED TO WORSHIP

It is easy to see that you and I have been created to worship. We’re flat-out desperate for it. From sports fanaticism to celebrity tabloids to all the other strange sorts of voyeurisms now normative in our culture, we evidence that we were created to look at something beyond ourselves and marvel at it, desire it, like it with zeal, and love it with affection. Our thoughts, our desires, and our behaviors are always oriented around something, which means we are always worshiping — ascribing worth to — something. If it’s not God, we are engaging in idolatry. But either way, there is no way to turn the worship switch in our hearts off.

– Matt Chandler in The Explicit Gospel


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Jul 25 2014

the unlikely orange: happy birthday, Quinton!

our little baby, our round little man who has thinned out and become quite the little comedian, turns three years old today.  born just before midnight on the 25th of july, to the sweet sounds of grieg’s “peer gynt,” he was instantly loved and ado…

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Jul 25 2014

Sunday's Child: Reflection on readings for July 25

Let the words of my mouth    and the meditation of my heartbe acceptable to you, O Lord,     my rock and my redeemer.(Psalm 19:14)2 Chronicles 14:1-16:14King Asa of Judah cleared the land from places of false worship and d…

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Jul 25 2014

Kudzu Life: Reminder of Methodism as Movement of Laity & Circuit Riders

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Jul 25 2014

This Day With God: Week in Review

This week, I have posting some thoughts after a study of Revelation 15-16. Reading in Revelation 15 and writing some thoughts in the post Qualities of His Presence, John records the vision of seven angels with the seven last plagues … Continue reading

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