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Three Women

When I was writing yesterday’s post on coming undone I could not help but think of the other similar stories in the New Testament of women anointing Jesus. All four Gospels give … Continue reading

March 13, 2012 · 7 Comments

Altar-ing

One of my favorite definitions of worship comes from the famous Hasidic Jewish Rabbi, philosopher, and mystic, Abraham Joshua Heschel. He defined it this way: Worship is a way of … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · 18 Comments

The Big Idea: Part Three (Genesis 3)

This is a six part series covering the first three chapters of Genesis and the last three chapter of Revelation. These posts are not intended to be full commentary on … Continue reading

February 6, 2012 · 2 Comments

Philemon

I joined Twitter in 2007. It wasn’t very large yet, at least in terms of users, but it was creating a buzz. I did not really know what to do … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · 16 Comments

The Big Idea: Part Two (Genesis 2)

  This is a six part series covering the first three chapters of Genesis and the last three chapter of Revelation. These posts are not intended to be full commentary … Continue reading

January 31, 2012 · 4 Comments

jonathan martin on women in the cog

If you have not already checked it out I highly recommend that you read this post from Jonathan Martin regarding the discussions and vote on the issue of gender-inclusive Church … Continue reading

August 15, 2008 · Leave a comment

this sucks

With a silent blog for a week one might assume I was at the International General Assembly of the Church of God this week. The truth is that it was … Continue reading

August 11, 2008 · 54 Comments

a woman’s place in the cog

Some of the comments on the last post led me to start listing the things that a woman can and cannot do in the CoG as it currently stands. I … Continue reading

July 22, 2008 · 21 Comments

what about women?

Lots of talk going on right now (especially here) about what needs to happen at the upcoming General Assembly for the CoG. There are definitely some significant items on  the … Continue reading

July 19, 2008 · 39 Comments