A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life

A Weblog Dedicated to the Discussion of the Christian Faith and 21st Century Life
I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe in order to understand. For this also I believe, –that unless I believed, I should not understand.-- St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)

Sunday, April 29, 2007

The Methodist Blogs Weekly Roundup 2007.15.113

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The week in review in the Methoblogosphere:

Sally Coleman has written about her call to ministry. She requests prayers from everyone in the Methoblogosphere. Her final round of candidating interviews is tomorrow and Tuesday. Sally, our prayers are with you!

Andrew Thompson posts on the story of Cain, Cho, and Christ.

John Carney on religion and morality.

Did you know that Francis Asbury was never baptized? Get the scoop from David Hallum.

Andy Bryan shares some thoughts on Iraq and the VT killings.

In defense of Arminianism by Bruce Alderman.

John of Locusts & Honey wrote about the importance of pastors being knowledgeable about sports and what the Bible says (and doesn't) about public policy.

John Meunier says we should love our enemies-- even Car 24!

Michael asks, "Where was I?"

Gerry Charlotte Phelps writes on a gay bishop uniting with his partner is a civil union and the bishops of the UMC who may advance the "homosexual agenda."

Paul Martin posts on Jews and Muslims in dialogue.

The power and encouragement and mentoring-- Some thoughts from Mike Lamson.

Do we need enemies? Ask Richard Hall.

Boredom and sloth, according to Dave Camphouse.

Danny G shares what he learned the past couple of weeks reading the Bible.

Matt Friedeman wonders why animosity toward Christianity is increasing.

Andrew Conard writes on the top six space priorities for a congregation.

Dave Morris is relieved.

A thought for the day on Acts 9:3-5 from Greg Hazelrig.

Keith McIlwain posts on struggling with a theology of worship.

Richard Heyduck writes on churches that get it. Best of the Methoblogosphere!

The languages of forgiveness by Henry Neufeld.

Kim "Sandpiper" Matthews poetically writes, "Fill this place, Lord."

Mark Winter has reignited the "BBQ Holy Wars." Rumor has it that a petition to General Conference is in the works.

Michelle Hargrave and the crucible that holds her ministry with the dying. Best of the Methoblogosphere!

Andrew Stoddard posts reflections on Daniel 6:1-15, 2 John 1-13, and Luke 5:12-26.

The power of our prayers: Some thoughts from Brother Marty.

Cuts in the Methodist Church, UK and a petition to the Methodist Conference. A post from Dave Faulkner.

Brian Russell writes on the challenges facing the 21st century church in the Western world.

Chris Roberts posts reflections on some parishioners who have left the church because of his blog.

Sky Lowe-McCracken asks, "Where is Jesus?"

Beth Quick posts on a recent study that shows clergy are satisfied with their jobs.
Immigration and race are spiritual issues, according to Kevin Baker.

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