UM Insight--Perspectives

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Name: UM Insight--Perspectives
Date registered: March 28, 2012
URL: http://um-insight.net/perspectives/index.rss

Latest posts

  1. Perspectives: The Indefectability of the Church and the #UMC Extremes — October 23, 2014
  2. Perspectives: Forgives Us Our Debts — October 17, 2014
  3. Perspectives: Engaging the Powers in Online Religious Discussion — October 16, 2014
  4. Perspectives: Temper-Tantrums or Conversation? #UMC — October 16, 2014
  5. Perspectives: Ten Things That Aren’t in the Sermon on the Mount — October 16, 2014

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  4. Perspectives: A Historical Perspective on a Little-Noticed Action — 1 comment
  5. Perspectives: Rachel Corrie and the Wrath of God — 1 comment

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Oct 23 2014

Perspectives: The Indefectability of the Church and the #UMC Extremes

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/the-indefectability-of-the-church-and-the-%23umc-extremes/


Scholar Joel L. Watts makes a case for trusting more in the Holy Spirit to guide the church and less in the extremes that seek to control it.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/the-indefectability-of-the-church-and-the-umc-extremes/

Oct 17 2014

Perspectives: Forgives Us Our Debts

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/forgives-us-our-debts/


Resentment of the poor shows an unchristian attitude that has no biblical support, writes the Rev. Laura Felleman.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/forgives-us-our-debts/

Oct 16 2014

Perspectives: Engaging the Powers in Online Religious Discussion

Original post at http://um-insight.net/blogs/jeremy-smith/engaging-the-powers-online/


The Rev. Jeremy Smith assesses the impact of social media on recent online debates about The United Methodist Church

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/engaging-the-powers-in-online-religious-discussion-2/

Oct 16 2014

Perspectives: Temper-Tantrums or Conversation? #UMC

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/temper-tantrums-or-conversation/


The Rev. Drew McIntyre encourages more temperate discourse among Internet bloggers.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/temper-tantrums-or-conversation-umc-2/

Oct 16 2014

Perspectives: Ten Things That Aren’t in the Sermon on the Mount

Original post at http://um-insight.net/blogs/jim-burklo/ten-things-that-aren%27t-in-the-sermon-on-the-mount/


Living out Jesus' Sermon on the Mount is challenging enough for any Christian without the things that have been attached to it through the centuries, writes the Rev. Jim Burklo.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/ten-things-that-arent-in-the-sermon-on-the-mount/

Oct 13 2014

Perspectives: Trade Rules of Engagement for Spiritual Discernment

Original post at http://um-insight.net/perspectives/trade-rules-of-engagement-for-spiritual-discernment/


The latest skirmish in United Methodism's all-out war with itself shows how we need to shift the debate from our personal rules of engagement to collective spiritual discernment.

Permanent link to this article: http://methoblog.com/3_0/2014/10/trade-rules-of-engagement-for-spiritual-discernment/

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