Monthly Archives: April 2010

arizona elephants… not unlike ours

The problem with any emotionally charged piece of legislation is that there are so many bits of truth that the elephant in the room gets ignored. In the case of the Arizona immigration law, the elephant is fear. My working … Continue reading

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life or nonlife? the unasked question…

Fearful of the harsh edge of finitude, we tremble at the thought of self-actualization. Continue reading

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why I love my church…

With the state of church-dom in peril, members of EUCC (the Other Evangelical) find themselves in a perplexing situation. Aside from the mistaken identity challenge of our name, our vitality stands in defiance of the trends in American religion in … Continue reading

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credo at the other evangelical… emergence

Some years ago, our Governing Body was tasked with identifying our mission and values as we were simultaneously looking at our dated bylaws. What is it that we believe and how will practice it? The third question of an emergent … Continue reading

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Christian or not, I believe him

Power is the ability to decide which stories get told, and during Holy Week the power resides in the institution called church. Though rapidly waning in influence, organized religious communities celebrating Easter are repeating ancient liturgies this that proclaim the … Continue reading

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