Progressive Evangelical

I know this might be rushing things in our relationship. But if it’s going to last I want you to know up front. Day three on the Patheos Progressive channel and I already have to complicate things. The long and the short of it is this: when backed into a corner, sometimes I own up […]


On Waking Up

On Waking Up Waking up can be one of the most terrifying things we do in life. This is because the old cliché is true: when we’re in a vivid dream we don’t know that we’re asleep. We wake up in different ways an in different times across the course of our lives. We step […]

The Dangerous Act of Reading

I operate with deeply Protestant sensibilities. I read, work with, and respond to scripture anticipating that it will challenge, even upend, the paradigms that I bring with me to the task. As banal as that might sound (the idea that a 2,000 year old book is free to disrupt what we’ve come to know), I […]