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Switzerland Bans Minarets

The peaceful, neutrality-loving citizens of Switzerland voted last week to ban the construction of minarets in their country-a decision not

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Where Have All the Prophets Gone?

While studying for my ordination a few years ago I was required to read Oswald Sanders’ classic book, Spiritual Leadership.

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Church…Virtually

In recent months Out of Ur has posted a number of really interesting articles on the “virtual church” phenomenon. The

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New Video on “The Divine Commodity”

Some time ago, the folks at Zondervan recorded a video of me discussing The Divine Commodity. I had never seen

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Eugene Peterson on Laity-Clergy Division

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Good Work

Do you believe your work matters to God? That question has been on my mind as I prepare a sermon

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Origins Project Needs a Name

Some of you might be aware that I am part of an upstart network of church leaders. The team currently

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More Good Work

There’s an unemployed man in your congregation. After searching for months for a job, he’s finally gotten a position on

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The Coming Evangelical Collapse

Michael Spencer has written a very sobering article in The Christian Science Monitor. The entire piece is worth reading. An

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