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Embracing the Powers that Be
Originally Posted: 01/09/2012 - 12:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

Enuma Okoro Reflections on the Common Lectionary God’s saving power is for all people across time and space. ...

International Peace Day: Hold Your Fire (and Your Tongue!)
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 4:14pm | Type: Blog

Peace is a return to oneness. In both the Hebrew and the Greek concepts of peace, the idea goes far beyond the absence of war or violent conflict. Peace is a return to onen ...

OCTOBER Remembering Our Identity
Originally Posted: 09/14/2011 - 1:21pm | Type: Magazine Article

Enuma Okoro Reflections on the Common Lectionary. God is a God of order. The first order of business is to re ...

The Dark Underbelly of Fundamentalist, Charismatic Christianity
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:35am | Type: Blog

I was raised in a charismatic megachurch that prided itself in being "non-religious." Our pastor thought of himself as a grace preacher, and in many ways he was. I was r ...

Rediscovering Values for Lent: Seeing Signs of Sickness
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:40pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="/sites/default/files/images/banner-rediscovering-values.jpg"></a></p> <p> [Editors' note: During the season of Lent we will be posting excerpts from the ...

Experimenting With Holiness
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:35am | Type: Blog

What does it mean to be holy? That has been the question revolving in my mind this morning. What does it mean to be holy? That has been the question revolving in my mind this morn ...