Divine (Im)possibilities

When I applied for my first ministry job after completing my doctoral coursework, I felt a strong call to serve rural pastors. There was a Director of Missions opening with a Southern Baptist association in my hometown. It was part-time, but it came with a parsonage and Kim and I really felt strongly that we …

More than Critique: Creative Thinking and the Christian Mind

Its easy when we look at the surrounding culture to identify problems and to be critical of the cultural logic used to order society. Its harder to recognize our role in the problem or to see how multiple problems hang together. Its true that every problem is a gospel problem…sin and its effects lie at …