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Why Are Christian Movies So Bad?

Scott Nehring has an article at Relevant asking a great question: why are Christian movies so bad? He describes Christian

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An Alternative to “Excellence”

Last year I met with a team of leaders from my church. Our task: to rethink and rearticulate the guiding values of our congregation. The work was relatively easy. Upon investigation we determined that most of our core values hadn’t shifted. We still believed in the centrality of relationships to ministry, our bent toward creativity, and the importance of participation. But then we came to “excellence.”

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Gospel & Culture Conference: July 17-19

My friends at New Community Covenant Church in Chicago are hosting a conference July 17-19. I’ll be speaking about how

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Chicago 2016 (The Mottos)

Last time we looked at the 2016 Summer Olympic candidate city’s logos. Now we turn to the other unifying element

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Why Interfaith Cooperation? (Part 1)

I grew up in an interfaith family. I attended an evangelical church regularly with my mother, but was regularly exposed

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Lifestyles of the Rich and Religious

Many people I know have an impression of Christianity based largely upon what they see while surfing the television—an impression that

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Stranded in Neverland

Princesses scare me. It isn’t their volatile behavior, creepy step-mothers, or the ferocious fire-breathing beasts that often accompany them that

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Jedi Rights

Believe it or not, in the UK “Jedi” is a religious option listed on census documents. Believe it or not,

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Sorry…”Interfaith” Post Delayed.

For those of  you looking for my recent post about interfaith cooperation, I’ve had to un-publish it for a few

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