How One Religious Idea Gave Us Integrated Lunch Counters (and so much more)

This post originally appeared as part of a series by the author on MikeFrost.net. Sure, religious zealots have done some terrible damage throughout history, but some beautiful religious ideas have also shaped history for the better. This post is part of a series looking at some of the ways religion has changed the world. I … Read moreHow One Religious Idea Gave Us Integrated Lunch Counters (and so much more)

Jesus Was the Original Weirdo

If you’re open to the renewal of your mind by the Holy Spirit, and if such renewal serves the purpose of making us more like Jesus, then you need to brace yourself—you’re going to get more weird! That’s because Jesus was the original weirdo. The Gospel accounts continue to defy the church’s best efforts throughout … Read moreJesus Was the Original Weirdo

Keep Christianity Weird

Throughout the history of the church, God has raised up strange new movements to stand in contradistinction to the staid or culturally acceptable forms of Christianity of the day. Even though our slow and inexorable drift seems always to be toward conformity, God regularly brings the weird back into our midst. We should look for … Read moreKeep Christianity Weird