Discipleship is one of our charges as Christians--to grow deeper in our love to God and Neighbor. Here are posts that reflect that charge:
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Hacking Christianity invited to Potthoff Lecture Series (January 24-25, Denver)

The Harvey Potthoff Memorial Lecture Series is a lecture series given each year at Christ United Methodist Church in Denver, Colorado. Named in honor of their former pastor and Iliff professor, the series has had speakers such as Marjorie Suchocki (Process Theologian, Claremont VP), Jay Rundell (President, MTSO), and more recently Dr. Beldon Lane from St. Louis U. ForRead More


Using Game Theory to Pray Better

The secret’s out in my local congregation: I’m a nerd. So much so that now my own church members (some of whom are unaware of this blog) are sending me geeky theological stuff. Excellent! A church member sent me a link to Althan – Prayer Timings and Tracking, which is an app for our Muslim friendsRead More


Discipleship is about Jesus and Kevin Bacon

If you are a movie or film buff, you know the bar game The Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. Built on the idea of “six degrees of separation,” the trivia game involves connecting any actor/actress to Kevin Bacon, no matter how obscure. For instance: Jeff Cohen (who played Chunk on the 80’s classic The Goonies)Read More