Month: September 2005

  • A New Monasticism

    A really good article about re-monking the church from Christianity Today. I am surprised the favorableness the magazine gives to such a radical idea.

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    The Lyrics from Arcade Fire’s “Intervention” In response to comments about the “world” knowing more about the Jesus than the church. I thought this song was good example. Keys taken back I throw The people they all grow And choose what they want written on their stone All quiet and alone You can taste the…

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    In Ryan’s post today he notes some of the “characteristics” of the emerging church. These are the things that I have taken in one hand and held quaker “characteristics” in the other and have found incredible similarities. This means a couple things. a) the Spirit when renewing the church does similar things. b) the Friends…

  • a new life and a new light

    I am trying to get into the swing of working 8-5. Emily and I have been getting up at 5:30 which gives her some time to prepare spiritually for her day filled with 9th and 10th graders. I get up and read blogs, post comments, and try to peel my eyelids open. I have been…

  • The use of blogs as church wide practice

    Ryan Bolger has a very interesting and useful post about the use of blogs for churches. he is my comment, lame but nontheless.