Jesus is Ultimate

Bible As Final Authority? “Christians don’t believe in the Bible. Christians believe in Jesus.” I still remember when Ralph Wood dropped that bomb on a room of starry eyed freshmen and sophomores at Wake Forest University. I remember the vigorous conversations that ensued. How uncomfortable it made me. I think that the story of my […]


Advent Week 2

Yes, Christmas might have been coopted by our capitalist, consumerist society. But Advent seems relatively safe right now. Advent is not about getting. Advent is about waiting. It’s one of those rare seasons in the year in which churches more broadly walk to the beat of the same drummer. Non-liturgical churches will break out their […]