Sitemap - 2020 - Contents and Containers
What a year! Posts on the election, the pandemic, police brutality were the most read; but also sex, worship, and Kobe.
If the Good News really is good then we need to share it
Mary's oppression grew her faith
John the Baptist’s Lamentation Leads to Repentance
The prophets lead us to lament
Declaring Jesus is King is radical
Practicality and imagination don’t have to be in opposition with one another
If we can’t talk in 2020, we are bound to repeat our mistakes
Even if Joe Biden wins, Jesus will still need to be our Lord
The Love of Christ constrained me to vote
Ending poverty is a Christian issue because we need God’s help to do it
We need the New Creation now!
How do we pray for our enemies?
Ten lessons after ten years of pastoring
White Evangelicals are leading me to lamentation
The meaning of sex precedes its existence
Critical Theory is closer to Jesus’ vision for the world than the Evangelicals are telling you
Why I keep talking about racism
Four rocks that impede the growth of faith in American soil
Tilling the soil of our hearts and world for faith
A time to break down, and a time to build up: what time are we in today?
Why I’m done saying “OK Boomer”
The Disciplines of Empathy and Hope in the Fight Against Racism
How can we be soft on sin, when the sin is racism?
Accountability isn’t intolerance, but tolerance alone will not save us
Hamilton gave me permission to rewrite my own story
The only way we’ll get out of this mess is together
How to speak all things to all people in 2020
Overcoming racism requires us to see in color
Christians need to prophetically imagine
Focusing on the riots is avoiding the real problem: police brutality
The essential parts of our faith are the adaptable ones
Jesus is the self-emptying Lord
Ignoring how hard this is doesn’t make it any easier
The hypocrisy of Democrats on Biden shows us that electoral politics is about power
The only way truth will survive is through love
Why would God cause all this suffering?
Will we learn to hug again?
The loneliest Holy Week I’ve ever experienced
I took communion on the Internet and it changed my life
The pursuit of liberty too often contradicts the pursuit of life in the United States
Christianity was designed for the end of the world, and yes, for covid-19
Trying not to throw the theological baby out with the bath water
The difference between eroticism and ecstasy
Also remember this in 2020, you can’t keep your hands clean
Remember this in 2020, you don’t have to vote
Why your faith should disturb you more than it calms you
You’re not a worm, nor a spider, but the beloved of God
Remembering all of Kobe is the best way to grieve his loss
Why the biggest problem of 2020 is our inability to dialogue
How Anabaptists still end up baptizing infants
Christian nonviolence and peacemaking is key to restoring our witness