Ugly Faith

Ugly Faith

I don’t engage in a lot of the stupid stuff on Twitter…but it still makes me want to hit my head against the wall. Some thoughts: Ugly Faith Photo by Simon Watkinson on Unsplash
Constantine and Christendom: How We Got Here

Constantine and Christendom: How We Got Here

In the previous post, I provided a brief overview of Christendom. I mentioned that while a definitive definition of the term is complex, Christendom is generally used to describe the relationship between the church and the Roman Empire (and subsequently the...
Centered-Set Church by Mark Baker

Centered-Set Church by Mark Baker

I have begun reading a book by Mark Baker called Centered-Set Church: Discipleship and Community Without Judgmentalism. If you follow along here, you know that centred-set churches are a topic I am passionate about. I heard about the book a while ago but was reminded...
Irish Prosperity and the End of Oppressive Faith

Irish Prosperity and the End of Oppressive Faith

For the past couple of years, I have been thinking about how people in Ireland view faith. It has to do with Irish prosperity and the freedom they experienced from an oppressive faith. I went into a bit more detail here. (this article will make more sense if you read...
A Jesus Centred Approach to Church

A Jesus Centred Approach to Church

A few weeks ago, I introduced the idea of set theory and then wrote a couple of posts about some downsides of bounded set churches (here and here). In this post, I want to introduce the idea of a centred set church… specifically a Jesus Centred church, and then we’ll...