Monthly Archives: March 2017

Sweet 16 Day 2

The Writers 1 – Rachel Held Evans – Searching for Sunday “I told them we’re tired of the culture wars, tired of Christianity getting entangled with party politics and power. Millennials want to be known by what we’re for, I … Continue reading

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Sweet 16 – Day 1

Over the next four days we will have the sweet 16. Make sure you vote! The Professors 1 – Walter Brueggemann – A Way Other Than Our Own Speaking on Psalm 23:6 “God’s friendliness and kindness will run after me and chase … Continue reading

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March Madness Update

Hey everyone, Awesome job on the voting so far!!! A quick update about March Madness. I am out of town the next few days (getting ready for an awesome UMC youth conference that will be happening in a couple of … Continue reading

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March Madness – Last Day of Round 1!

Here are the last match ups for round 1. Who will make it to the sweet 16?! The Writers 1 – Rachel Held Evans “If you are looking for verses with which to support slavery, you will find them. If … Continue reading

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March Madness – Round 1 Day 7

The Professors 4 – Denise Hopkins – Journey Through the Psalms “All the feelings that mark our struggle for faith from day to day appear in the Psalter. Psalm language grasps for us the many facets of God and our … Continue reading

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March Madness Round 1 – Day 6

The Writers 6 – Richard Rohr “Christians are usually sincere and well-intentioned people until you get to any real issues of ego, control power, money, pleasure, and security. Then they tend to be pretty much like everybody else. We often … Continue reading

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March Madness – Round 1 – Day 5

Youth Ministry Voices 1) Kenda Creasy Dean – Practicing Passion “Youth ministry must invite young people into communities the practice passion – not just any passion, but God’s passion – through acts of worship and witness that invite us to love foolishly and … Continue reading

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March Madness Day 4 – Round 1

Today’s matchups take us half way through the 1st round. Keep up the reading and voting!!! New matchups will be posted next Monday The Writers 4 – Brian McLaren “Jesus doesn’t dominate the other, avoid the other, colonize the other, … Continue reading

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March Madness – Day 3 Round 1

The Professors 6 – Amy Oden – God’s Welcome “Gospel hospitality is God’s welcome, a welcome that is deep and wide. Gospel hospitality is God’s welcome in a new way of seeing and living. Ultimately, gospel hospitality is God’s welcome into abundant life, … Continue reading

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March Madness – Round 1 Day 2

Time for Day 2’s matchups of the first round The Writers 7 – Teresa Blythe – 50 Ways to Pray “We are being invited by God to look at our lives as they are, not as we would like them … Continue reading

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