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January 10, 2019
“The Praise of Meekness” Amos Oz “In...
Israeli author Amos Oz offers Adventists, through the mediation of literature and narrative, the opportunity to reflect about ourselves. He reminds...
January 03, 2019
Christ left disciples, not departments. And it is possible to neglect the organic elements of community in favor of a hollow facsimile of communion...
December 27, 2018
To Save Some
As I look around at Adventism, it seems like the loudest voices are advocating that people must conform to us in order to be a part of our church,...
December 20, 2018
Career Impact of Ordination vs...
Consider the careers of men and women pastors under the current system. Two pastors, one male (ordained) the other female (commissioned), could have...
December 13, 2018
How Healthy is Adventist Hermeneutics?...
A consistent biblical hermeneutic must include both authority and dialogue. Only together can they articulate and embody the nature and meaning of...
December 06, 2018
Lord, Prepare Me to be a Missionary
Whether the mission field is in India or Manhattan, there is a real temptation to proselytize because of self-love. How will it make me feel? How...
November 29, 2018
Irony in the Adventist Compliance...
Analogies are useful mechanisms in trying to correctly understand complex situations. You investigate a particular situation to identify both its...
November 22, 2018
Are We Family?
What follows are some reactions I had to a video released in response to the criticism raised by the outcome of this year’s Annual Council meeting. I...
November 15, 2018
Where Are the Other Seven NAD Unions in...
If there is broad support for Women's Ordination in the North American Division, then all NAD Union leaders should bring the matter to a vote in...
November 08, 2018
How Healthy is Adventist Eschatology?...
Adventist eschatology is certainly a biblical one but this doesn’t guarantee us biblical or historical relevance. In order to make our eschatology...
Volume 48, Issue 4
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Time to Start Over: Reconceiving Sabbath — a...
To Serve and To Save: Name-Calling,...
Engagement Praised Over Handwringing During...
C.S. Lewis’ Mansion as a Lens for Faith...
Asheville Forum: Gil Valentine
Vaccines and the Faithful
Diversity Lecture: Uma Kambhampati
Asheville Forum: Gary Chartier
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