Saturday Morning Questions: The Broken Body and Sitio Canaa

Saturday Morning Questions: The Broken Body and Sitio Canaa

Every Saturday I let you know How I’m doing, what I’m reading/inspired by and what I’m brewing. I want you to know what’s making me tick, but I also want to hear your answers so I can find new inspirations and coffees… in short Saturday is for connecting.

This morning is another glorious morning. I try my best to use Easter as a process of theological reflection. It’s too easy to start looking to…

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Gift- learning how to be rich

I wanted to share this tear-jerker with you. It reminded me of Mark 12’s woman at the Temple.

Why WorldVisionUSA have finally got it right…

Why WorldVisionUSA have finally got it right…

WorldVisionUSA have finally got it right. Yes, you heard me say it.

Yesterday’s statement reversing the decision to support equal marriage says they have their priorities in order and here’s why:

They had no need to release a statement on equal marriage. They could have had a quiet policy change within the institution (and indeed many believe they effectively had), but they wanted to make a…

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Method without the madness

Method without the madness

I came across this great blog post from Aidan Ashby, but in it he highlighted this fantastic quote from Pete Greig

“We must carry on subverting our own systems without destroying what God has given to us – break rules to build relationships”

Sadly, I think we get too comfortable in our systems and methods whatever their origin (conservative or progressives)  and lose focus from journeying with…

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Undermining Friendship

“…we undermine the practice of friendship whenever we use it instrumentally. When the bonds we form in friendship are mostly a means to another end, we dishonor both the person and the relationship.” – Christine Pohl (via Jonathan Merritt)

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Thinking out loud: The point of preaching.

Thinking out loud: The point of preaching.

I used to think the aim of preaching was to bring people to a place where they were face-to-face with God, the cross and their possible futures. These days I wonder if our aim should be to bring people face-to-face with themselves.

We can’t force God to reveal Himself, and yet we preach in a manner that suggests otherwise.

Thursdays are for thinking out loud. They are for thoughts, words,…

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Thinking out loud: The point of preaching?

Thinking out loud: The point of preaching?

I used to think the aim of preaching was to bring people to a place where they were face-to-face with God, the cross and their possible futures. These days I wonder if our aim should be to bring people face-to-face with themselves.

We can’t force God to reveal Himself, and yet we preach in a manner that suggests otherwise.

Thursdays are for thinking out loud. They are for thoughts, words,…

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Saturday Morning Questions: The Rice Filter and @3FEstrong>How are you doing? What are you reading/being inspired by? What are you drinking? #SMQs
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Saturday Morning Questions: The Rice Filter and @3FE

strong>How are you doing? What are you reading/being inspired by? What are you drinking? #SMQs

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Matthew 25:31-46We found this on a friend’s Facebook wall. A reminder to us that the Christian faith and…View Post

Matthew 25:31-46

We found this on a friend’s Facebook wall. A reminder to us that the Christian faith and…

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Saturday Morning Questions: Inside Llewyn Davis and Planted by Leah Kostamostrong>How are you doing? What are you reading/being inspired by? What are you drinking? #SMQs
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Saturday Morning Questions: Inside Llewyn Davis and Planted by Leah Kostamo

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Saturday Morning Questions: Pact Coffee and Clutter Free with KidsHow are you doing? What are you reading/being inspired by? What are you drinking? #SMQs
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Saturday Morning Questions: Pact Coffee and Clutter Free with Kids

How are you doing? What are you reading/being inspired by? What are you drinking? #SMQs

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BitTorrent Gospel- An Introduction

It’s been nearly five years since I first sat down over a curry in Wolverhampton with Pete Phillips, Ron Willoughby and Ali Johnson and told them of my concept of the BitTorrent Gospel. They encouraged me to write about the BitTorrent Gospel, but I was…

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Monday’s Manifesto for Life: Walden- Thoreau
Walden
One big idea behind the BitTorrent Gospel is that small aspects of the gospel teachings can…View Post

Monday’s Manifesto for Life: Walden- Thoreau

Walden


One big idea behind the BitTorrent Gospel is that small aspects of the gospel teachings can…

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Order from Chaos (link post)

This is a beautiful post over at The PostModern Mystic: Order from Chaos http://t.co/dglYLwkHGA

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