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)

Saturday, May 16, 2009

The Methodist Blogs Weekly Roundup 2009.16.195

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The week in review in the Methoblogosphere:

David E. Nichols writes on the proposed amendments to the Constitution of the United Methodist Church.

Joseph Slife posts on a UM African response to the proposed constitutional amendments.

Daniel Hixon also reflects on the UM constitutional amendments.

What might the seven letters to the churches in the Book of Revelation say to the church today? Read Bishop Robert Schnase.

Shane Raynor ponders what the UMC can learn from McDonald's.

Richard Hall reflects on an ethic of blogging and Methodists having a downer on themselves.

A post on best practices from practitioners of preaching from Brian Russell.

Ken Carter asks, "What if church was not a verb?"

Craig L. Adams reminds us that real debate is scary. Best of the Methoblogosphere!

Dave Camphouse reflects on his experience with a lectionary study group.

We are commanded to love, says Andy Bryan.

Thoughts from Sally Coleman on the art of being.

Olive Morgan proclaims that more than half a million people are being invited back to church.

Tony Mitchell gives us two things to think about.

Andrew Stoddard posts reflections on Joshua 22:7-20, Romans 14:1-12, and Luke 8:26-39.

Surely goodness and mercy... er grace... will follow me-- A post from Kim Matthews.

Greg Hazelrig posts his thought for the day on Luke 5:8-10.

What are they, you, we here for? Steve Heyduck asks the question.

Ever wonder what it takes to grow a great church? Read Richard Heyduck.

Deb Spaulding cogitates on the Book of Acts and a hand-holding session.

Matt Kelley writes on participation in civil religion.

Question Parson posts on the fruit of the garden.

Words fail David Hallam on the disclosure of government allowances.

It's a matter of Amazon vs. Christian bookshops for Dave Faulkner.

Some thoughts from Dave "one record" Warnock.

John Battern shares his possible speech he is going to give on Consitutional Amendment 1 at Annual Conference.

Chris Roberts posts part one of his series on ethics and preaching.

Scott McKay publishes poetic on The Trinity.

Rick Mang says "thank you" to someone who lived an abundant life.

Mainstreaming evangelicalism-- Reflections from Guy Williams.

Are you the Saul type? Read Joseph Yoo.

Jonathan Marlowe is not sure if he is progressive.

Jim Parson's DS reads his blog.

It's Kathy James' birthday. Happy birthday Kathy!

Stephen Taylor writes on his work with Aldersgate Special Needs Ministry. Best of the Methoblogosphere!

A lesson in grace from mom and Ken Hagler.

John Meunier is communicating for a change.


Craig L. Adams said...

Thanks, Allan.

Michael said...

I, too, add my thanks to you for continuing this ministry. Thank you, Allan.