Pulpit Fiction Podcast: Lectionary Podcast for Preachers, Seekers and Bible Geeks
Robb and Eric met in class at Eden Theological Seminary, got to know each other while playing volleyball on Eden's church league team, and became friends after the games over pizza, wings, beer, and Police Trainer at Smugala's.
Robb and Sarah and Eric and Nina spent almost every weekend together while they were in seminary, and are still able to get together every once in awhile. This picture was taken over Thanksgiving weekend, 2013. They share a common passion for justice, mercy, and an abiding love for Jesus. They also a share a love for good scotch, the Bears (we won't talk about baseball), Anchorman, The Office, and Star Wars.
Church Health by Butch Odom
Panoramic Views of Faith and Health
Blog on Faith and Health
website now: https://churchhealth.org/church-health-daily-devotionals/
Received original blog from http://www.textweek.com/ ...
EASTER CROSS- ART for
Dry BONES by Ken Sehested
This poem was inspired by the dramatic betrayal by Judas and denial by Peter.
Betrayal and Denial
Rev. Laurie Blonk Sponaugle
There is no escaping…
The breath-stealing bite
of the dual edged sword.
Close enough for eyes to lock,
And wills to soundlessly utter longing
And lament to stab through even the strongest of spirits.
Witness soul deep betrayal
as heartbeats sync with a kiss…
followed doggedly with fear, varnished in denial.
Before the verdict is cast in stone
Before the sentence is carried out beam over beam
before the cross is weighted down with love.
One, Two final thrusts
of the razor sharp blade
gutting the soul.
As one beloved, steals away from the sacred table,
another scurries behind the mob;
both cloaked in the shado...
Gen 2:20-25, Romans 1:18-27, 1 Timothy 1:10, Leviticus 18:22 20:13
Think about this statement: Loving, covenanted, same-gender sexual expression can be compatible with being a committed follower of Christ....
A PODCAST on BRIDGING THE DIVIDE...
Climate Change Video with three different Protestant Churches...
Artwork By Painted Prayers Jan Richardson
Beautiful artwork and creative ideas for ministry...
Artwork and Poetry "Grace In The Dark"
When we get news from someone, death or other, this artwork touches a sweet place for the heart. Jan Richardson- poem as well. ...
1 Corinthians 4:1
Thoughts from the Prairie Table blog seeks to provide creative theological understandings of God, and how we live together. There's not much to this...just a simple way to share at the table of our Lord. "Consider us this way,...stewards of God's mysteries." 1 Corinthians 4.1...
Brian McLaren and Krista Trippett in an On Being conversation on the evolution of Christianity and the meaning of progressive Evangelicalism.
“Let’s go back and look at our faith before it was reduced to a system, before it was reduced to a system of abstractions and beliefs. How can we rediscover our faith as a series of stories and as a series of encounters?” — Brian McLaren