Maybe you’ve seen the bumper sticker: “The Bible says it. I believe it. That settles it.” Reading the Bible this way hardly does justice to the text. … More The Spirit and Not the Letter
Love of neighbor may well have justified the killing of Osama bin Laden. But let us call it what it is: an act of sin for which we must ask forgiveness … More Sinning Boldly: On the Killing of Osama bin Laden
An evangelizing church is at its best when it is doing what the church should be doing in the first place. … More Can Evangelism Be Redeemed?
What keeps me coming back to church week after week? It’s the Christian story that has claimed me and helps me to make sense of the world. That’s why I remain in the church … More Being Faithful in a Post-Christendom World
Jesus was not crucified because he was wrong, but because he made people uncomfortable. Jesus was innocent … More “Certainly This Man Was Innocent”