Friday Stream of Consciousness – 113

stream of consciousness

Here’s what’s on my mind this Friday morning: It’s been an incredible week in San Diego County. Fires have rampaged the areas near where nearly all our church members live throughout various parts of the County. CalFire’s base camp is at the park my girls play softball. I’m thankful that, as of yet, no NVC […]

On the Church and Empire – Theological Consistency

I wrote the following blog in September of 2009, and am reposting it. Obviously, this is a huge subject, but I remain mystified by the silence of certain theologians who tore their clothes almost daily it seemed from 2000-2008 over what they thought was a co-opting of the church by the "Empire." They called for […]

Don’t Know Much About Religion

A recent New York Times article reported the results of a Pew Religious Forum study on the religious understanding of Americans. The NYT reports: "Researchers from the independent Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life phoned more than 3,400 Americans and asked them 32 questions about the Bible, Christianity and other world religions, famous religious figures and […]