A Long Loving Look at the Real

My vision for the church in a nutshell: ● That every single one of us is willing to take a long loving look at our understanding of Jesus, and be willing to evolve as we hear/read/ learn/experience more. ● That every single one of us will take a long loving

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The Jesus Alternative

The King James translation of Proverbs 29:18 says, “Where there is no vision, the people perish,” and I wonder if that’s why our world seems to be in such trouble right now. Our world has always been in trouble, of course – at least since we left Eden – and

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Grace, Justice and Hope

When nature – God – circumstances – whatever – tears us out of our busy routines, stops us in our tracks, and strips us of those buoys and moorings that keep us oriented on the sea of life – when those stabilizers are gone, on what, then, do we rely?

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Boundless Love in a Complex World

Our call, as followers of Jesus the Christ, is to absorb this POWERFUL message of God’s deep and profound love for us and to recognize that that love is not exclusive for only you, or only me, or only us, or only the Christians who behave like the Christians we

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What decisions are any of us called to make to put ourselves on the path towards true freedom and life?

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Becoming Rich Towards God

Sharing with others, maintaining community is the way to take hold of what is truly life.  This is the literal definition of a “philanthropist.” Our philanthropy toward one another is through trusting our traditions; it is having faith that our common future can be bright as we strive toward following

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