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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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My Real/Fake Interview on Consumerism

Back in May I spoke at a conference in Portland, Oregon. Among other things I did a seminar based on

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The New Shape of World Christianity

A few weeks ago I got connected with the leadership team of the Luasanne Movement. The group dates back to

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A Reply to the Christmas Crusaders

This timely post comes from Shaun Groves‘ blog:I’ve always ignored those people: The ones who get very upset at Target

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Why Interfaith Cooperation? (Part 2)

Read Part 1 of “Why Interfaith Cooperation?” Reason 2: The Church Needs It Since Constantine became the Emperor of Rome

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Why Observe Lent?

What’s the point of Lent? That’s a question worth asking given that many Christians seem opposed to traditions not found

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Self-Feeding Christians?

In recent weeks we’ve posted a number of articles on Out of Ur debating the nature of the church. This

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U2: Power and Humility

Andy Crouch has written a wonderful piece about his reflections from the recent u2 concert in Chicago. I highly recommend

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How Obama Saved Christmas

Most agree that President Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize prematurely. He hasn’t yet made progress in ending the

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