A Mending Shift

a bird sings, not because if has an answer to give, but because it has a song to sing … this is my song

The NEW Roman’s Road

| May 25, 2011

Share I was raised on the Romans Road. The Romans Road is an evangelism tool made up of 5-7 verses pulled out of Romans to show people the way of salvation. That if they follow and believe this simple Road of 5 verses, God will save them (read the original Roman’s Road). So, following the [...]

ATTENTION: Practicing Sinner Ordained!!

| March 29, 2009

Share This last weekend in Berkeley, CA—just outside San Francisco—an obviously practicing sinner was ordained as a card-toting member of the professional clergy. One brief glance at his attire and how he carried himself was all that was needed to see the obvious sin this man was involved in. Though as clear as day by [...]

Help Me Out: Christians Should Not Judge, a Myth?

| February 2, 2009

Share A church is doing a series called Urban Legends: Debunking Spiritual Myths. They liken certain “myths” in Christianity to Big Foot and the Loch Ness Monster. The upcoming “myth” that they are preaching on is the “myth” that Christians Shouldn’t Judge. In other words, “There are some people out there spreading a myth that [...]

Thanks Alan — Scripture As We Live It

| November 16, 2008

ShareOnce in a while Alan over at The Assembling of the Church writes what he calls, “Scripture As We Live It”. The crossed out parts are what the writers of scripture wrote and the red parts is how we typically live out our faith today, which really reveals how we believe. This one got my [...]

The Gospel According to Jesus

| December 26, 2007

ShareAs I thought about God’s coming-to-earth-in-flesh these last couple days, this question kept popping up, so I thought I’d share my burden with you (you can return the favor someday if you’d like):  Is this the Good News Jesus proclaimed? I created you.  You are sinful.  I died for you.  Believe in me.  You’ll be [...]