Gifts

We all like gifts. Getting, giving, opening, buying… gifts are good. But there’s another type of gift. There are gifts that are given to us for the specific reason to be shared. I’m talking about our God given┬áspiritual gifts. For some reason, in my...

I was there when the bubble burst

I once worked in the high-tech industry, for a company called Nortel. The company only exists on paper now, it was once one of the biggest tech giants in the world. The Toronto Stock Exchange rose and fell on the value of Nortel’s stock. I was there when it...

(Re)Claiming Evangelism – part 2

I realize in the post I made yesterday it may have made some uncomfortable. Not because the words I used. Not because I said something I shouldn’t have. But because what I talked about could invoke change. Change is scary. Change means we may lose some control....

Christianity without Christ is Toxic

Can’t say it much better than Alan Hirsch. Can’t see the video? Click here. Enjoyed this? Share!Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to email this...

Leadership

I’ve been thinking lately about leadership. In part because of discussions I’ve been involved in. In part because of what I observe in the church as I engage in ecumenical and denominational conversations. In part because of what we see being done by our...