church

Happy Moltmann Monday! Today’s selection comes from The Church in the Power of the Spirit in a chapter where he’s discussing what it means for the Church to be called Jesus’ Church. The Church must first of all reflect and represent the lordship of Christ in itself. It cannot adopt…

A few months ago, my friend Travis Reed came into town, and we met for coffee. It was a good conversation, as conversations with Travis always are. I enjoyed hearing about all that’s happening in his life. I loved getting a glimpse into the great things he’s witnessing and putting…

I’ll admit, I’m no baseball fan. But I’m a huge sucker for a good underdog story, especially¬†if the underdogs break a few conventional rules along the way. Did you know the Kansas City Royals¬†had the worst home run record of the season?! And yet, they’re now headed to the World…

Happy Moltmann Monday, all! Since we’ve been talking about church, I thought I’d share from The Church in the Power of the Spirit today. It’s from one of the last chapters entitled “The Marks of the Church” where Moltmann discusses what he believes the “one, holy, catholic church” (Apostles Creed)…

Alright, I’ve already tossed out my thoughts on what church is for, so now I’ll take a stab at defining what church is: Church is the gathered community of God who, through the Spirit, practice the way of Jesus. That’s who we are, and that’s what we do. We are…

Facebook IconTwitter Icon