Church and Seminary

Over at the Call and Response Blog, Carol Howard Merritt has a post reflecting on seminary-church relations. Specifically, what does someone in the church see form outside, looking into seminary-land, that gives pause when it comes to donating money? She raises three points: Seminary organizational structures appear bloated to church professionals who often make due […]

Show Me the Money…

… because I don’t see it. Every people with a common text will, wittingly or no, perpetuate certain interpretations alongside the stories they tell. How many times, for example, have you heard that the reason God didn’t want the Israelites to eat pig was for health reasons? That really has absolutely nothing to do with […]