Resurrected Living
"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

Archive for May 2013

A Mother’s Day Reflection

May 11, 2013

Do you ever wonder how you got to be where you are? Why are you here and not in prison for robbing a bank or dealing drugs? Why do you have a good job and a family and are not roaming from town to town? Why are you a Christian and not some heathen who […]

Musings

May 10, 2013

Finding the Good Stuff: A Tribute to Dallas Willard The world lost an amazing Christian writer this week in Dallas Willard. Willard has challenged numerous Christians over the years to take discipleship and being a Christian seriously. Many tributes to Willard have been written this week. I enjoyed this one by Brian Zahnd. Check out The […]

A Prayer By Reinhold Niebuhr

May 9, 2013

O Lord, whose kingdom is not of this world but yet whose truth is the judgment seat before which we must all be made manifest, reveal yourself to us above and beyond the confusion of counsel in which we stand. Reveal yourself as our judge so that we may not be at ease if the […]

A Review of “Reading the Gospels Wisely” by Jonathan T. Pennington

May 8, 2013

In Reading the Gospels Wisely: A Narrative and Theological Introduction Jonathan T. Pennington sets out to make the case for the importance of the Gospels in Christianity. He wants readers to understand the history of how the Gospels have been interpreted and he suggests ways for moving forward. He believes it is important that the Gospels be seen as […]

Musings

May 4, 2013

Building a Life Together Here is a brief but powerful letter on the importance of marriage: An Open Letter Tommy Nelson Wrote on Marriage The Importance of Preaching Here is a great read by veteran preacher, Grady King, on Why I’m Still Preaching Love Each Other Like I Loved You Chris Robey offers a powerful […]

Greetings From Tim Buckley

May 3, 2013

Check out my review of Greetings From Tim Buckley for RELEVANT Magazine. http://www.relevantmagazine.com/culture/film/greetings-tim-buckley This film can be seen in select theaters and is also available on iTunes.

6 Practices that Encourage Long Term Ministry

May 1, 2013

Many Christians are concerned about church growth, but instead of focusing on church growth, Christians should first focus on creating and fostering healthy churches that people want to be a part of. No one wants to be a part of a community that is unhealthy or immature. People want to be a part of a […]