Satan on the Throne: A Parable about Heaven and Hell

Satan on the Throne: A Parable about Heaven and Hell

"You have lived a long and faithful life.... Now you find yourself here, on the other side." Chances are, the afterlife will subvert our expectations in strange and wonderful ways. Adam Ericksen's parable calls us to consider where Jesus is leading us, through this life and into eternity.

The Ashley Madison Sex Scandal, Josh Duggar, and the Place of Shame

The Ashley Madison Sex Scandal, Josh Duggar, and the Place of Shame

In the same way that Josh Duggar claimed a sense of moral superiority by shaming others, we claim the same sense of moral superiority by shaming him. By doing so, we risk hiding from our own sense of shame as we project it onto him.

Rewriting The Human Story

Rewriting The Human Story

Robert Koehler wants to help rewrite our human story to turn the tide of the coming disaster as the climate crisis looms. Learning from the native tribes expelled from their land in the name of "conservation," he asks, "How do we reclaim a sacred connection with our planet? How do we stop killing ourselves?"

Hold On Until Love Wins

Hold On Until Love Wins

In the wake of the shooting in Virginia, Lindsey Paris-Lopez mourns a world spinning violently out of control. "Hold on to your loved ones... until you can’t imagine a world in which anyone has to go without holding their own loved ones. Then go out and create that world."

Let It Shine

Let It Shine

Kathy Kelly and friends sing "This Little Light Of Mine" as they walk 90 miles to shine a light of awareness on warfare and radiate a glimmer of hope for a peaceful future for the world.

Prager University: Ray Bradbury's Nightmare

Prager University: Ray Bradbury's Nightmare

Dr. Tracy McKenzie cautions against trading intellectualism for entertainment with Prager University's over-simplified reduction of complex topics into 5-minute video presentations.

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Satan on the Throne: A Parable about Heaven and Hell

"You have lived a long and faithful life.... Now you find yourself here, on the other side." Chances are, the afterlife will subvert our expectations in strange and wonderful ways. Adam Ericksen's parable calls us to consider where Jesus is leading us, through this life and into eternity.
August 28, 2015 0 comments

Peace & Violence

Rewriting The Human Story

Robert Koehler wants to help rewrite our human story to turn the tide of the coming disaster as the climate crisis looms. Learning from the native tribes expelled from their land in the name of "conservation," he asks, "How do we reclaim a sacred connection with our planet? How do we stop killing ourselves?"
August 27, 2015 2 comments

Relationships & Family Life

The Fullness Of God

Matthew Distefano begs to differ with Christians who claim that Jesus reveals only a "part" of God. "Recognition [that God has always been like Jesus] could change everything!"
August 12, 2015 0 comments