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Burning the mission field — Triablogue

So, how do we clean up the toxic swamp that is today’s evangelical reputation?…The moral inconsistency of our positions only leads a watching world to conclude that our religious convictions—the essence of our faith—is up for sale. 153 more words via … Continue reading

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Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 11, Hope — Experimental Theology

I’ve written about this topic before, regarding how progressive Christians tend to react in the face of death, from that post with some editing and additional reflections: 1,015 more words via Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 11, Hope — Experimental Theology

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Atheist Incredulity and Eyewitness Testimony — Deeper Waters

How should we handle eyewitness testimony? Let’s plunge into the Deeper Waters and find out. Earlier this week I wrote a piece on atheist incredulity. In response, I got asked a question about eyewitness accounts of things like UFOs. Should … Continue reading

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Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 2, Reconstruction — Experimental Theology

The label “progressive Christianity” is vague. I hope to offer some clarity regarding that label as this series goes on. Today gets started on that work. 917 more words via Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 2, Reconstruction — Experimental Theology

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Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 3, Church — Experimental Theology

As I mentioned in my last post, progressive Christianity is associated with progressive politics and social justice activism. This impulse is rooted in the Old and New Testament prophetic traditions. 529 more words via Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 3, Church — Experimental … Continue reading

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Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 4, The Bible — Experimental Theology

As I described in Part 2, progressive Christians have a fraught relationship with the Bible. During the post-evangelical season of deconstruction the Bible looms large as a faith challenge. 440 more words via Post-Progressive Christianity: Part 4, The Bible — Experimental … Continue reading

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When faith fades — Triablogue

Wesley Huff: A number of years ago I was participating in an event at a church. It was a beautiful July evening and after my talk in the cool of the foyer as I watched the sun descend into vivid … Continue reading

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