Apr 16 2014

Commmonplace Holiness blog: Charles Wesley: “O Love Divine, What Hast Thou Done?”

This is one of my favorite of Charles Wesley’s hymns about the Cross — though I discover many congregations have never heard it and never sung it. 1. O Love divine, what has thou done! The immortal God hath died…

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Apr 16 2014

General Board of Global Ministries: Looking back on a couple ‘firsts’

Mission Intern Andrew Millman looks back at the ‘firsts’ in his life and realizes human suffering.

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Apr 16 2014

Willis Wired: Pray for The United Methodist Church!

If you’ve been following church-related news lately, you know The United Methodist Church is in turmoil. Some are even calling for schism, seeing no way out of the current mess. The best thing we can do, though, at this point, is PRAY. That’s what the Aldersgate Covenant is planning to do. They have called a […]


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Apr 16 2014

Commmonplace Holiness blog: McKnight: The Achievement of the Cross

Here is a nice quote from Scot McKnight’s book A Community Called Atonement. This appears on page 69, at the end of Chapter 9 on the Crucifixion theme in the New Testament account of atonement. I changed the formatting so…

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Apr 16 2014

YouthWorker Movement: teaching kids how to swear & have sex: toward better communication

This has to do with youth ministry, it just takes a minute to get there. A couple of weeks ago I had the distinct joy of spending a week with my eldest son, Grey, on a motorcycle. Grey is 9, and fairly new to riding (passenger, of course). I think before we left he’d done […]

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Apr 16 2014

YouthWorker Movement: 7 Slow Ways To Experience Holy Week Again for the First Time

Easter is coming. Like a house motto in Game of Thrones, Christians proclaim the day of resurrection is near.  And of course it is near but I find that many of us in youth ministry may not slow down enough to experience the power of the drama of Holy Week. So, here are 7 things […]

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