Oct 31 2014

David F. Watson: Some Thoughts on the United Methodist Centrist Movement

A new proposal for the future of the UMC has come forward. It is called the United Methodist Centrist Movement Platform. It is not affiliated with any particular caucus group. In fact, that’s kind of the point. These folks believe that our dialogue and decision-making has become too heavily politicized (and I am inclined to…

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Oct 31 2014

The GeekPreacher: The Theology of Werewolves

I remember the first time I really began to like werewolves. I was 13 years old and bought my first real “Do It Yourself” Halloween costume. It was the kind that had latex, paint, spirit glue, and lots of other … Continue reading

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Oct 31 2014

The Fat Pastor: Five Reasons I celebrate Halloween

1. It is fun. Candy. Decorations. Costumes.  What’s not to love?   Why do we search for eggs on Easter?  Why do we watch fireworks on the Fourth of July?  Why do we hang stockings on Christmas?  It’s fun.  It is a … Continue reading

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Oct 31 2014

Mustard Seeds: Kathy Escobar’s Faith Shift: When Religion Just Isn’t Enough (Book Review)

One of the founding pastors of The Refuge in North Denver and a regular blogger, Kathy Escobar delivers her latest book, Faith Shift, for those who find that church as they know it just isn’t cutting it. Why am I even … Continue reading

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Oct 31 2014

Allan R. Bevere: It’s Time for a Little Reformation Day Humor!

Grab your partner for the Reformation Polka!

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Oct 31 2014

The GeekPreacher: The Theology of Frankenstein

I have been asked the question, “Why would you, as a minister, share stories like this? Why tell such things and talk about the theology of Monsters?” One of the reasons to do this is found in these words from … Continue reading

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