Category: evangelism

Was your sermon as good as this?

I wonder what would happen if every sermon in Episcopal congregations were this powerful and this persuasive? Maybe we wouldn’t be in sharp decline. Maybe we would be focused on mission and evangelism, rather...

Christian Ramadan

Is it time to use new language — outside the Christian vocabulary — to explain Christianity? Dutch Catholics have re-branded the Lent fast as the “Christian Ramadan” in an attempt to appeal to young...

Unmasking idols and demons

This was over at ASBO Jesus: I wish. I wish Christians would have this kind of spine more often. We Episcopalians get all excited about the last two promises in the Baptismal Covenant, and...

The (caffeinating) power of prayer

I am always happy to contemplate the merger of two of my favorite things, Christianity and coffee. A ‘prayer cafe’ is being run by a local church in Croatia, to keep the kids coming...