Fail to Dream

What good is a faith that stymies a dream? If you’re not caught daily day dreaming insane, and/or dangerous, and/or fun, and/or radical ideas on how to live a life of loving and consuming faith that catches on to God’s dream to put the world to rights...

Where Do You Go to Church?

There was a time when you could learn about someone by asking ‘where’ they went to church. That was a relevant question because most people attended a service, so there was a point to raise different affiliations. Today, less than 10% attend a weekly...

What Makes Church Good?

The church is not sent on a mission by God, rather God is on a mission and the church is called to join him. Don’t judge a book by its cover. Similarly, don’t judge a church by how relevant/cool their services are–this is an incomplete metric. The...

Genesis Part 1: In the Beginning….

Genesis, the first book of the Bible. Genesis has so many stories to pick and chose from but it’s the very first part that sets the stage for everything to come in the Bible and even implications on our lives today. Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God...

What not to like vs love about church

…..we do not like gatherings of strangers who never meet or know each other outside of Sundays, who sit passively while virtual strangers preach and lead singing, who put up with second-rate pseudo-community under the guise of connection with each other, who...