Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Chapter 3)

We are doing a discussion at Camas Friends Church on my book, “A Convergent Model of Renewal.” This week is chapter three, which covers what we can learn from participatory culture. I am posting the sketchnotes and  discussion questions here each week for anyone who would like to download them and use them. Feel free toContinue reading “Convergent Model of Renewal: Discussion Guide and Sketchnotes (Chapter 3)”

A Fantastic, Participatory, Quaker Meeting

  “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. You are my friends if you do what I command you. I do not call you servants any longer, because the servant does not knowContinue reading “A Fantastic, Participatory, Quaker Meeting”

Reflecting on Grief and Pastoral Care

I am a monthly contributor to the blog Antioch Session. Antioch Session is a collective blog run by Zach Hoag and Scott Emergy and hosts a number of great writers all who are writing as a means to advance what they consider to be “creative Christianity” around three key areas: Liturgical, Missional and the cultural.Continue reading “Reflecting on Grief and Pastoral Care”

Cornel West – Hope on a Tightrope

  “The vocation of the intellectual is to turn easy answers into critical questions and to put those critical questions to people with power.” “The quest for truth, the quest for the good, the quest for the beautiful, all require us to let suffering speak, let victims be visible, and demand that social misery beContinue reading “Cornel West – Hope on a Tightrope”