Runout is the place you didn’t want to be: uncertain, surrounded by risk, gripped by fear. But it is the place we all live all the time. And we can thrive there: dying and rising with Christ and our neighbor, living in hope with a daring confidence in God’s grace.
How to become holy? Read the Bible more? Pray more? Meditate? Dress in elaborate religious clothing? Separate yourself from the profane? Nope. “There is only one who… Read more “Becoming (Holy) Church”
“Security is mostly a superstition.” – Helen Keller “All [humans] live enveloped in whale-lines. All are born with halters round their necks; but it is only when… Read more “Risk”
Because Christianity isn’t a private matter. God calls us to spiritual engagement with other Christians, other religions, people, and the whole creation. Denominations help with spiritual engagement?… Read more “Why Denominations?”