Theology is for peace makers

November 26, update: This post is in response to thoughts like this: “I’ve just been informed that one cannot be a Barthian and a Christian”(overheard at the BHT). Theologians do not merely amplify, refine, defend, and deliver to the next generation a timeless fixed orthodoxy. Rather, by speaking from within the community of faith, they […]

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No longer will you call me 'my Baal'

I was asked to preach last Sunday (9.18.05) at my congragation. Even though I had about a month to prepare, I didn’t finish until Sunday 2:00 am. It was difficult for me to convey what Hosea 2.16-17 and 19-20 stirred in me. This is the sermon I gave, but you might see some additional thoughts […]

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