Posts Tagged "christian"


Impossible (sermon)


Posted By on Jul 27, 2020

Impossible is our word for the week The book of Revelation provides our inspiration to imagine that the world can be a different way. You can also listen to the audio podcast here: https://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast/impossible-sermon/

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Why We Love


Posted By on May 8, 2020

We live in a very strange time. The old Chinese proverb” may you live in interesting times” was a curse originally and many of us feel like we live under that curse. It is an interesting time of reversal. For instance, just a couple months ago grocery stores all over the country banned plastic bags and wanted you to bring your own reusable cloth bags. As with anything in modern consumerism, this became a form of both utility but also...

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Emergent Spirituality


Posted By on May 16, 2019

https://vermonthillsumc.org/podcast-player/3318/emergent-spirituality.mp3Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 00:17:15Subscribe: iTunesThis is the first in a 3-part series on the topic of ’emergent faith’. Pastor Bo utilizes 2 reviews of the book, “Emergent Strategy”   The first review can be read here: https://www.colorlines.com/articles/three-lessons-adrienne-maree-browns-emergent-strategy The second can be read...

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Christian Politics

Christian Politics


Posted By on Dec 14, 2018

Normally I am allergic to modifiers. I find them deeply suspicious. Why reference someone as a female comedian or author? You don’t call Stephen King a male author or Jerry Seinfeld a male comedian. Randy Woodley is often referenced as a Native American theologian. That is fine… but why am I not introduced as a white theologian? The worst is ‘biblical’. Every time I hear it used I think to myself, “this is...

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