Category Archives: emerging church

Why young people leave the church

I just posted a link on facebook (reposted here, for those who follow my blog but may not be on facebook). It’s a blog post from marc5solas on why young people are leaving the church in droves today. I found … Continue reading

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Who said this about evangelicalism? Rob Bell? Greg Boyd? Brian MacLaren? Tony Campolo? F. F. Bruce?

On Friday, I posted the following quote about evangelicalism, asking for your best guess as to who said it: “Today, Protestant [Evangelicalism] although heir-apparent to the supernaturalist gospel of the Biblical and Reformation minds, is a stranger, in its predominant … Continue reading

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Emerging Church and the Jesus People Movement Compared

Roger Olson, whom I’ve been reading a lot recently, posted some interesting reflections comparing the Emerging Church Movement (in N. America) with the Jesus People Movement of the 70’s. Some good food for thought. I particularly like his last quote, … Continue reading

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