Tag Archives: God

A Radical Welcome

Providing a radical welcome to marginalized people, especially the LGBTQ community, was a founding goal and principle for Phoenix Community Church. Of course, to welcome folks is about more than tolerance. Radical welcome is about providing a place of belonging, … Continue reading

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A couple thoughts on discernment

“The place God calls us is the place where our deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” – Frederick Buechner At the beginning of each new year, it is customary to make resolutions and reflect upon our desires for … Continue reading

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Out of the Ashes Reading

Here’s a reading I did for my book “Out of the Ashes.” Enjoy! Note that toward the end of the reading I read a poem which contains some adult language.

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Moving Into the Future

We are always moving into the future, dealing with challenges, and not quite sure of what might happen next. For many of us, this point in history is a particularly scary time. As we move into the future we do … Continue reading

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“Out of the Ashes” is Here!

I’m excited to announce that my book, “Out of the Ashes: Constructive Theology for Those Burned Out on Christianity,” is finally at the printers. Please check it out! It can be pre-ordered at a discounted price through Monday, August 14, … Continue reading

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