Aug 22 2014

Hacking Christianity :: Rev. Jeremy Smith: #UMC resources about #Ferguson for churches

There’s several official resources out that offer some content and starters for clergy and congregations who are choosing to preach or teach or organize on an upcoming Sunday on the topic of Ferguson and the killing of Mike Brown. First, the General Board of Discipleship has released a document “Preaching about the Shooting of Michael Brown” that offers […]

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Aug 22 2014

connexions: End of the day at Greenbelt #gb14

I’m sitting in an improvised dining shelter, preparing to get into my tent at Greenbelt. Listened to a talk by Brian McLaren (”Bible 3.0″), which was ok, followed by a pint in the site pub “The Jesus Arms”. Now enjoying the darkness and relative peace with a cup of coffee breed cowboy style [...]

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Aug 22 2014

The Expatriate Minister: Stormclouds gathering above the Williams Tower #houwx

Thunderstorms roll in to the Uptown/Galleria area of Houston this afternoon. Now with dramatic lighting!
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Aug 22 2014

nashvillian pastoral: cheezin’

I’m back!  I’m alive!  I’m here!  I haven’t written anything since last December. Yikes.Well, I’m back.  And I’m gonna take it slow.One place I have decidedly NOT been absent is Facebook.  Oh, how I love to hate Facebook. &nbsp…

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Aug 22 2014

A Pastor's Thoughts: A Classroom Prayer

My wife is a preschool teacher and she wrote this prayer for her class. I just want to share it. MAY THE PEACE OF THE LORD CHRIST BE ON THIS ROOM. MAY THE BEAUTY OF THE LORD BE ON EACH … Continue reading

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Aug 22 2014

Allan R. Bevere: Learning from the Collapse of Ancient Civilizations

Adam Frank reviews Eric Cline’s book, 1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed___1177 B.C. is, for Cline, a milepost. A thousand years before Rome or Christ or Buddha, there existed a powerful array of civilizations in the Near and Middle East that h…

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