I had a great lunch conversation yesterday with Troy and one of our topics came out of a discussion on the book "Tribes". How we do church in the future will be heavily influenced by the whole "open source" movement. Today in most denominations there are series of hoops one must jump through to get the keys to ministry; seminary, ordained, appointed, called. Meanwhile the world is learning how to hotwire the ministry car. This has a profound impact on where church is going. What will be the… Continue
Added by Gregg Carlson on September 18, 2009 at 7:03am —
"What the Gospels Really Teach about Jesus' Birth" is a five week class I will be teaching on Monday nights at 7:30 November 9 - December 7 at Pilgrimage UCC, 3755 Sandy Plains Rd, Marietta, GA. The texts for the class will include "The First Christmas" by Borg & Crossan and "The Real Mary" by emergent friend Scott McKnight. There is no cost for the class but there will be a love offering taken each evening.
Added by Gregg Carlson on September 18, 2009 at 6:52am —