On Love, Meekness and Watching Over Each Other (Isaac Penington 1667)

My friend Vail Palmer recently recommended to me to read Isaac Pennington’s book of letters. While I was at George Fox University this week for a conference on discernment and leadership I took the chance to visit the Quaker collection there and borrow the Pennington collection. This is the letter I’ve read multiple times thisContinue reading “On Love, Meekness and Watching Over Each Other (Isaac Penington 1667)”

The Res. Community Part 2: Finders, Seekers (Jn. 20)

This was my prepared message for worship last Sunday. It is the second in a series looking at what it means to be the church in relationship to the final resurrection appearances of Jesus in the Gospel of John. _profiles of Thomas the Seeker I don’t know about you but Thomas has the potential toContinue reading “The Res. Community Part 2: Finders, Seekers (Jn. 20)”

The Resurrection Community Part 1: Standing in the Midst (John 20:19-23)

This was my prepared message for worship last Sunday. It is the first in a series looking at what it means to be the church in relationship to the final resurrection appearances of Jesus in the Gospel of John. _behind locked doors What is the first thing we can learn about this res. community? TheContinue reading “The Resurrection Community Part 1: Standing in the Midst (John 20:19-23)”