The Jesus Fish might be turning away more people than we think not only from church, but from products and services as well.
Winter is coming, and indeed it is already here. Time for the church to change from growth to innovation.
A review of new research on youth spirituality has me rethink the gloom and doom of the mainline Protestant Church. The Christian Century has a review of Souls in Transition: The Religious and Spiritual Lives of Emerging Adults that includes this nugget (h/t Nathan on Facebook): Drawing on sociologist N. Jay Demerath’s thesis that “liberal Protestantism’s […]
What does the Joker and Luke Skywalker have in common? They both oppose order: be it rational order in Gotham City, or the Empire’s New Order. But don’t take my word for it. When two blogs that I follow type up very similar posts, I have to wonder if they are reading each other (actually, […]
Went to add a “digg” button to my arsenal of web pandering, and realized something odd: there is no religion/spirituality section on Digg.com, the popular link-sharing website. Politics and news, certainly, but no religion/spirituality. I even searched the offbeat section to no avail. So, I figured someone else musta done something about this, wrote a […]