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Fence-Sitters and Boundary-Pushers: A Postmodern Reflection
Originally Posted: 07/17/2014 - 2:53pm | Type: Blog

The modern era is marked by a tendency to worship such fences, such rules, institutions, doctrines and traditions, simply because they already exist. And oftentimes, the very things we are preserving are produ ...

The Problem Isn’t God; It’s Certainty
Originally Posted: 04/08/2013 - 9:07am | Type: Blog

Uncertainty about the existence of God is not the same thing as certainty about the non-existence of God. Uncertainty about the existence of God is not the same thing as certainty ...

Does Postmodern Theology Risk Becoming What It 'Hates?'
Originally Posted: 04/04/2013 - 8:59am | Type: Blog

hereas there’s a great potential benefit in challenging, or even actively deconstructing everything from our image of God to our notion of all things supernatural or miraculous, there’s also the risk that we e ...

Everything Old is New Again
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:42pm | Type: Magazine Article

Brian D. McLaren Ancient Christian practices are finding a home in post-modern Christianity. I was raised Plym ...

Shattered Truths
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 8:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lynn Schwebach The transition of today’s churches from modernism to postmodernism dominates many discussions in Christian and secular medi ...

A 'Relevant' Conspiracy
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:38pm | Type: Magazine Article

Steve Thorngate A few years ago, the “postmodern memoir” or “autobiographic novel” was all the rage among critics anxious to define new li ...