John O'Brien

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Songs from WorshipGod West

By onJuly 2, 2013 in —WorshipGod Conferences<p>Ever since reading Bryan Chapell’s excellent book, Christ-Centered Worship, I’ve been more intentional …

Asking Questions Without Demanding Answers

<i>Matthew Lee Anderson is the Lead Writer at Mere Orthodoxy and the author of The End of Our Exploring: A Book about Questioning and the Confidence of</i> …

Radical Ministry in a Darkened World

<b>Radical Ministry in a Darkened World: Philippians 2:1-18</b><p>As you’ve noticed, I’ve veered from my normal frequent blogging lately. I’ve been at the …

Delphinium

What are some helpful ways to celebrate July 4th in the church?

In my American Southern Baptist circles, it is common to do patriotic musicals in the place of the morning worship service. I have concerns on …

“Mom, Dad… I’m Gay.” A Christian Parent’s Response

<i>July 4, 2013 David Murray</i> <i>9 comments</i><p>Rachel Held Evans concludes her blog post <i>If my son or daughter were gay</i> with this paragraph:<p><i>If God blesses Dan and</i> …

Riddleblog Intro

WHI-1160 | Contending for the Faith

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Theology

Good Parenting

“Good parenting in – good kids out” is the paradigm we are most comfortable with. It is ironic though because, truth be told, none of us are the good …

Compelling pro-lifers to violate their consciences

Judges usually don’t outline strategies for activists who want to increase constitutional havoc, but on Wednesday one exasperated judge did<p>Some …

Realizing the “Corporate” Impact of Worship

For a long time (meaning until the last couple of months), I didn’t get much from the “corporate” nature of worship at church. If I’m honest, the …

Islam—The Great Challenge to Christian Evangelism of Our Times