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Does the Bride of Christ Feel Pretty?

Most bridal departments are well staffed with consultants who politely prevent the general public from aimlessly browsing through the wedding gowns with dirty hands. Instead, the gowns are carefully selected…

Three Mental Steps into the Church of Tomorrow

In her book, “Christianity after Religion,” author Diana Butler Bass briefly discusses the First Great Awakening, launched in 1730, followed by a Second and Third Great Awakening. Bass mentions the…

Transfiguring the Bride!

When I tell people that I write today for the church of tomorrow, I’m often asked, “How will the church look in the future?” My immediate response is that she…

The Walls We’ve Inherited

Christians . . . we like our walls! I mean we love, love, love our walls! We love the walls of our church buildings. We love our denominational and non-denominational walls. We…

Church Planting or Net Making?

The past 30 years have provided a slew of new ideas regarding the way Christians ‘do’ church. The best thing about these fresh entrepreneurial efforts is that they have successfully…

Feeling Called to “Fix” the Church?

As I write today for the church of tomorrow, I am mindful of an ever-increasing uptake in church bashing. It’s a rising trend. After all, what’s not fun about jumping…

How Would Jesus Organize the Church?

 Of all the subjects taught by church leaders, organizing people for effective ministry is rarely one of them. Yet, we all know that a well-organized event, or mission, is key…

My Religion is better than Your Religion!

Have you heard? People are leaving institutionalized religion by the droves in order to seek spiritual autonomy. Why? Because the general public is sick—to the point of nausea—of the idea of religious…

Law Versus Love . . . Why?

  Christians . . . we have a problem! We are confused by something fundamental to our faith—Law and Love. When we talk about God’s Law, the Ten Commandments, the…






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