In our search to revitalize the church we say we want creativity and that we want to support new initiatives, but do we really? others that we really don’t like creativity or “outside the box” ideas:
Day: December 10, 2013
A delightful blog post by Conor Gwin: In the bubble of seminary you quickly discover that everyone wants to know where you stand on the high-low spectrum for dozens of -ologies (Christology, soteriology, ecclesiology, etc.). I often find myself put-off by this classification system because, as is our way here in the Western world, it […]
New Jersey and Newark bishops Mark Beckwith and William Stokes write to New Jersey legislators urging them to support tighter background checks for purchasers of guns.
World leaders attended a memorial service in South Africa earlier today.
Six years ago, Ann Fontaine wrote an essay on Blue Christmas services that has become one of the most popular pieces in the Cafe’s not-quite seven-year history. It begins:
The Reverend David Sellery, Author, Resource Creator and Retreat Leader. Committed to a vocation that focuses on encountering God in the midst of everyday life, I serve as an Episcopal priest who seeks to proclaim the good news of God in Christ in worship, pastoral care, education, stewardship, congregational development and community outreach, while continually […]
Guadalupe bears and reveals a God uncontainable by religious orthodoxy or national borders; a God who shows up everywhere, showering us with life as unexpected as roses in December, making all things new.