my dinner with michael, pt 1

Had a really great dinner with Michael Frost, co-author of The Shaping of Things to Come tonight… too tired to blog about it this evening, but perhaps in the morning…But I will say this… we took him to the same restaurant we took Brian McLaren to… and they (and I) sat in the same seat-[…]

Fall and judgment

So yeah… I love Fall as much as the next guy. The morning walks are good, the crisp air, getting to wear sweaters again… But there’s this thing with the One Year Bible. Does anyone else use/read the One Year Bible? Every Fall, I find myself heading into the rough patches of doom ‘n’ gloom[…]

the God I want…

From NT Wright: “A few years ago I was browsing in a second-hand bookshop when I came across a book with a title that still makes me think… The title was The God I Want. I remember thinking then, and I still think now, that that title was silly, and ultimately self-defeating.The God I Want?[…]

Out with the Old, In with the New (Lab)

So… we had our last sunday gathering at the Lab in Multnomah Village yesterday (unless, as I told Stephen, we (or I) totally blow chunks in the new location and the community shrinks back down to… uh…never mind). (this is how it looked a little more than a month into things…) It was a bittersweet[…]