My Radical Little Church

By |2018-08-16T18:25:49+00:00May 28th, 2018|Bible, Blog, Church, In the Company of Women Conference, Leadership, Stories, Theological reflection, Women|

I’ve been ruminating on this post for a while now, and I’m still not sure I’m quite ready to express all that my heart is feeling.  But soon other things will be upon us, as happens in normal church life, and I realize that before long the radical thing that just happened in my little church will be so normal

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Red Threads and Invisible Women

By |2018-11-08T16:17:56+00:00December 11th, 2017|Advent and Christmas, Bible, Blog, Theological reflection, Women|

One of the common things that I hear when people talk to me about women being preachers, particularly among those new to the idea, is the statement: “I’ve never seen it.” Sometimes this is a statement meant to express a simple lack of experience, often said with regret. Other times it is meant to

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Trying on New Lenses

By |2017-09-29T14:50:21+00:00September 29th, 2017|Bible, Blog, Theological reflection|

Book Review: Greg Boyd is someone who understands and has lived the journey towards wholeness in Jesus. The Crucifixion of the Warrior God is the fruit of his decade long journey towards reconciling violence in Scripture with the non-violent self-giving love of Jesus. His journey toward this book is an important part

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How the Bible Nearly Killed My Faith

By |2017-09-29T13:14:23+00:00September 25th, 2017|Bible, Blog, Theological reflection|

Book Review: The Bible is the world’s best-selling book. For many it is a sacred text, providing spiritual inspiration and insight, while for some it is viewed primarily as an historical and religious artifact. Still others consider it to be a dangerous piece of written propaganda filled with irrelevant fables and fairy tales from an ancient tribal culture.

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