Jun 22, 2021
The epistles are what I like to think of as “big-word books.” They teach us about abstract concepts like propitiation, redemption, atonement, and righteousness. This can be intimidating, but also enlightening.
Today’s spiritual practice gives us grace for when we encounter big words in Scripture or big ideas....
Apr 29, 2021
Always Growing: The Spiritual Practice of Adventure
Practices for spiritual growth – always focusing on drawing near
Greg Finke = Where are we going today, Jesus?
Joining Jesus on His mission - https://amzn.to/3u5JAcb
God wants to do daily life with us –
Name 3 places you go in your day or week that God goes...
Apr 13, 2021
Episode 16 – Always Growing: Practices for Spiritual Growth
being with God v. producing something for God
We can be doing all kinds of things for God, but very little to draw near to God.
Today and to come: four practices for drawing near
useful every day and especially useful for connecting to God in and around our...
Mar 23, 2021
Special guest: Rev. Michael Newman
Tell us about yourself and your journey with grief.
What aspects of grief make growth challenging?
“big” and “small” loses
Grief upon grief + grace upon grace
Lack of cultural methods for honoring grief
shame/disempowerment in loss and grief
Feb 23, 2021
2017 – 3 part research project – confirmands, young adults (2000+), focus groups YA
Relationships Count available for free - https://www.cph.org/p-34106-relationships-count-engaging-retaining-millennials-ebook-edition.aspx
Other research available:
Fuller Youth Institute Sticky Faith Research