Church, if we just decided to be The Church, there is so much WORLD to which we could be attending* For the life of me, I cannot figure out why we don't want to. Instead, we want members. We want people to come to our church events. We want people to like our linoleum and… Continue reading Dear Church
Monday night, my significant other and I worshiped with AfterHours Denver, a United Methodist Church which meets in a bar and lives into the motto: Love More, Laugh More, Judge Less. That night, a member of the AfterHours community shared about how serving peanut butter and jelly sandwiches in Civic Center Park every Tuesday for the… Continue reading Homesick
'Tis the season, but we should not jump too soon and too quickly to the joyous occasion of Christ's birth. Still, today, God grows in the waters, and in the darkness. God is still a seed germinating, hidden beneath Mary's heart. God is still, today, but a scrap of hope which has yet to breathe on… Continue reading Bearers of the Good News
In the coming months, you will likely hear a lot about abundance and scarcity, luxury and lack. We, as a culture, are obsessed with these things. We are obsessed with who has what, who has not, and how each of them got there. We take investment courses and offer classes in our churches designed to… Continue reading What Are Our Storehouses For?