Poodles are cute. If I was choosing between a lion and a poodle as a pet, I would chose a poodle. But if I was lost in the woods, I would want the protection of a lion. Of course, only if I was friends with the lion. In C.S. Lewis’ masterpiece “The Lion, The Witch, … Continue reading Be Beautifully Bold →
Has someone ever asked you a great question? A question that made you really stop and think before you answered? A question that helped you clarify your own thinking? There’s power in a great question. Great questions can open space to hear from God and share good news with others. After listening to God, Philip […]
Q&A with Liturgy Man is a series of 3-5 minute videos in which Taylor Burton-Edwards answers questions about United Methodist Worship that he receives in a variety of ways from United Methodists around the connection.
I’ll don it today for the last time. For after almost thirty years in the pulpit, it’s now become a bit frayed and in serious need of repair. It seems particularly appropriate, however, that the preaching robe I wear be … Continue reading →
In the Easter Earthquake study, Harnish quotes Karl Barth regarding death:Now we see in a mirror dimly, but then we will see face to face. Now I know only in part; then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known. …
Child psychologists tell us that children not only need, but want rules. “They require set limits to ensure them of the security and sense of control needed for proper development.” Adolescents balk at rules. They seem to go all … Continue reading →
Within Proverbs 24 is the saying that Honey taste sweet and like honey wisdom is sweet to your soul. Listen to and gain wisdom so your heart is filled with good and your soul is filled with hope for the … Continue reading →
A ram – calm,a lamb – mute,led toward the slaughterhouse (to the abattoir)upon the hill: sheared ofhis dignity;his divinityrejected;his humanityhumiliated;his teachingsreviled;his persondefiled…Justice wasdenied to him.Down in the wate…
In today’s Seven Minute Seminary, Christian Selvaratnam of Alpha encourages those considering church-planting to use Alpha as a launching pad for gathering people together in new churches.
i remember … walking to your gray-stone house on the crust of snow in March, when the air was still […]