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Tom Ehrich

Tom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the author of Just Wondering, Jesus and founder of the Church Wellness Project. His website is www.morningwalkmedia.com. Follow Tom on Twitter @tomehrich. Tom's posts appear via RNS.

Blog Posts by Tom Ehrich

Posted by Tom Ehrich 1 week 12 hours ago
At a church workshop last week, I set aside my carefully planned teaching and just let people talk.It became clear that everyone had an old story they needed to tell. Until it was heard, no one...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 1 week 6 days ago
American Christianity is at a crossroads — again. It’s the latest in a long string of crossroads.In the run-up to revolution, American branches of European denominations — such as my Anglican...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 3 weeks 14 hours ago
On my recent 4,100-mile pilgrimage across the U.S., I occasionally used my radio’s “seek” function to find stations.I often stopped on a “Christian radio” station, sometimes a national network such...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 4 weeks 13 hours ago
A recent survey found that 57 percent of Republicans agreed that Christianity should be established as the United States’ national religion.Not only would this violate the clear...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 6 weeks 6 days ago
Despite the fuming of a former Republican governor, President Obama didn’t offend “every believing Christian in the United States” when he noted at a national prayer breakfast that we, too, “...