sunday morning

Still Here…Living Outside the Box

The Apostle Paul was inside-the-box (ITB) until his encounter with Christ on the Damascus road.  He fully renounced his ITB credentials in his letter to the church at Philippi.  We rely on what Christ Jesus has done for us. We put no confidence in human effort, though I could have confidence in my own effort […]

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Confirmity

Living Community Part One

The next few posts will be about what it means and requires to be a true and living “community.” To move beyond oneself and truly engage the world around us. To realize that there is more to life than simply waking up, going to work, coming home, and doing it all over again the next […]

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Community 1

Is it just me or has the American church, in general, lost its sense of “community”? By “community” I refer to the activities seen in the early church, in particular Acts 2:42-47.  There we see people coming together daily in the temple, sharing a meal together, being in each other’s homes, sharing of their assets, […]

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