Friday, September 25, 2009
Eclectic Echoes--September 25th
Let me begin this week by pausing a moment to remember Rich Mullins. He remains my favorite Contemporary Christian artist. Jason Boyette does a great job of listing the many reasons Rich Mullins remains one of my heroes.
THOUGHTS ON FAITH AND LIFE
Religious Beliefs "Strongly " predict birth rates
What younger folks wish older folks would learn
Moltmannia: Questions for Accusers followed by Moltmann Haiku!
Coming soon! Theologian Trading Cards
Barna on Jesus' Health Care Plan -- My concern is that this is just another reason to say the church should do something then do nothing!
REFLECTIONS ON CHURCH
A Walking Paradox-- "Getting Out of the Way" Should we who are over 45 "get out of the way," retire, or simply "get off the ladder"?
The Measures of Our Success and Growth Exaggeration Some good reflections on why numbers may not be the best way to evaluate ministry.
Organized Religion's 'Management' Problem
FROM NORTH ALABAMA
Patient in each moment of anger
Bishop Willimon: Christians as Consumers or Disciples?
LAUGH OF THE WEEK