Reimagining Faith: Into Christ

Yesterday we did a bit of thinking about the apparently strange juxtaposition of justification by faith and final judgment based on works. I’ve been wondering if there are a couple of roads we might run down to reconceive what saving faith looks like. The first facet worth exploring is the conjunction of faith with our […]

Saved by Grace, Judged by Works?

The final judgment is a culminating moment in the story of God. This means that if we are participating in that story, our own narratives are going to somehow walk a path that takes us from our life here and now through that judgment and out the other side as God’s vindicated people. Inspired by […]

Forgiveness and Resurrection

Yesterday I did a little co-conspiring with Mark Scandrette and the guys from ikon here in San Francisco. We recorded a podcast about forgiveness (stay tuned for download details). The conversation generated a number of thoughts and questions, not all of them worked out in our short time recording. Perhaps one of the most important […]