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Tag: Church Life
October 25, 2009 | 5:38 pm
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July 7, 2009 | 12:09 am
I’ve explained how I feel about the Twitter church experiment. Over the weekend, The New York Times added to the discussion, saying plenty of others are uncomfortable with the intersection of social media and church services.
From the NYT:
In online debates and private discussions,...
July 2, 2009 | 1:32 pm
Remember that Manhattan pastor who was unsuccessfully sued by a faction of his church that was unhappy with his pay and compensation package of as much as $600,000?
Well, the air never really cleared for the Rev. Brad Braxton. Monday, only nine months into one of the most...
June 5, 2009 | 3:03 pm
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September 8, 2008 | 1:04 pm
When I first saw the headline—Palin’s Pastor Urges Flock to Pray for the Press—I thought: Well, prayer is meant to comfort the afflicted and the press do exist to afflict the comfortable, but has Pastor Larry Kroon really had it so bad over the past week that he needs God to reign in...
August 4, 2008 | 6:47 pm
“Trusted to build a museum to his friend’s lifework, a pastor is accused of drowning the farmer.” That was the subhead of an article in today’s Los Angeles Times. Without being too macabre or full of bloodlust, its safe to say that story sounded really intriguing. Money, ministers,...
August 4, 2008 | 1:13 pm
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June 17, 2008 | 9:37 am
Here’s a sad story from The Christian Century about how Christians don’t understand their own tradition, written by a woman who teaches “Intro to World Religions” at Piedmont College:
Students who complete the class say they feel more at home in the world. They are less easily...
June 16, 2008 | 4:25 pm
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April 10, 2008 | 12:41 pm
Anybody who has ever been in a Bible study with a DVD component featuring your very own pastor can relate with the comedy in this Small Group Short, starring, not coincidentally, two of the guys in my small group, and taking a few digs at our good-humored and often casually dressed pastor, Mark Brewer.
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