Monthly Archives: March 2016

Last Day of Sweet 16

After voting for these match ups ends on Saturday, we will have our Elite Eight! 3 – Jurgen Moltmann – from his book The Church in the Power of the Spirit “Because of Christ’s prevenient and unconditional invitation, the fellowship of … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 – Day 3

3 – Brother Lawrence – from the book Practice of the Presence of God “God knoweth best what is needful for us, and all that He does is for our good. If we knew how much He loves us, we should … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 – Day 2

8 – Desmond Tutu “Forgiving and being reconciled to our enemies or our loved ones are not about pretending that things are other than they are. It is not about patting one another on the back and turning a blind … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 – Day 1

The Sweet 16 is this week with matches Monday-Thursday and final voting ending on Saturday. Each match up has two days before voting is called 1 – John Wesley – Sermon: The Use of Money Speaking on money – “But in the … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 is Set!!!

The first round of March Madness has come to an end! The sweet 16 begins tomorrow! Here are the upcoming matches: The Contemplatives 8 Ted Loder vs. 4 Howard Thurman 3 Bro Lawrence vs. 2 Thomas Merton The Theologians 1 … Continue reading

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Last Match Ups of the 1st Round!

Today are the last two match ups of the first round! On Saturday the sweet 16 will be set!!! Make sure you read and cast your vote! 4 – Martin Luther – from his book Commentary on Romans Love is not … Continue reading

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March Madness – Day 3 of Week 2 in Round of 32

4 – Howard Thurman The basic fact is that Christianity as it was born in the mind of this Jewish thinker and teacher appears as a technique of survival for the oppressed. That it became, through the intervening years, a … Continue reading

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Round of 32 – Week 2 – Day 2

We are getting closer to the end of the first round, just a few days left! 2 – Carla Works – from her class on Introduction to the New Testament The kingdom of heaven is supposed to produce a new people, … Continue reading

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Round of 32 – Week 2 – Day 1

Here are the match ups for Day 1 of Week 2 of our Holy (March Madness). At the end of this week only 16 people will remain! 2) Nadia Bolz-Weber – from a sermon titled If Jesus Was Your Preacher And when he … Continue reading

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Week 1 Winners!

Below are the winners from week 1’s match ups. These winners advance to the sweet 16. Winners are in bold. Each match up has 2 days before the votes are tallied. 1 – John Wesley defeated 8 seed – Ruben … Continue reading

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