God is in Control – Well, Not So Fast!

God is in Control – Well, Not So Fast!

You have undoubtedly heard Christians (and others) say in response to a myriad of situations that God is in control. While they mean well, often this phrase is used as a catchall excuse or explanation. It can be an excuse when we do not want to take responsibility or...
7 Truths Define My Progressive Faith – Part 2

7 Truths Define My Progressive Faith – Part 2

Jesus was a progressive in every sense of the word. While he respected tradition and appreciated orthodoxy, he offered a deeper understanding of these foundations and a new way to think about God. In my previous column, I explained that seven truths have shaped my...
7 Truths Define My Progressive Faith – Part 1

7 Truths Define My Progressive Faith – Part 1

Did you ever notice that Jesus was always on the move? He and the band were constantly traveling from one location to another throughout Palestine — teaching, feeding and healing those they encountered. They never stayed too long in one place. Their work was...