Stages of Faith

June 23, 2010 | 7 Comments

I’ve spent a lot of time this year thinking about how spiritual growth happens, and how our church community can be intentional about moving each other toward maturity. I know there are all sorts of methods and programs and models for this. Some are helpful to a degree, and some, not at all.… Read more

Creativity and Mission, Part Two

June 18, 2010 | 2 Comments

This past weekend, I participated in Denver 2010 — a regional gathering for the Ecclesia Network. I was one of 12 speakers who gave 14 minutes presentations on a particular topic as it relates to mission. Below is the second half of my manuscript. Part one was posted yesterday.Read more

Creativity and Mission, Part One

June 17, 2010 | 3 Comments

This past weekend, I participated in Denver 2010 — a regional gathering for the Ecclesia Network. I was one of 12 speakers who gave 14 minutes presentations on a particular topic as it relates to mission. Below is the first half of my manuscript. I will follow with part two tomorrow.Read more

@StrangeIdea and Some Other Stuff

June 17, 2010 | Leave a comment

I know that for many, Twitter has replaced RSS as their primary means of finding things to read. With that in mind, I’ve created a twitter account that will tweet whenever I blog here, as I don’t always prefer to post links on my personal twitter account. I couldn’t use @somestrangeideas — it is too long for Twitter — so I set it up as @strangeidea, since each blog post represents a single strange idea.… Read more

Hands on With OmniGroup's iPad Apps

June 17, 2010 | 6 Comments

Within a few days of the announcement of the iPad, OmniGroup published a blog post declaring their intentions to fully support the iPad with all of the products. At the time, I still wasn’t sure the iPad would a great device for productive work, but they thought it was. And they were right.… Read more