“Are We There Yet: A Lenten Journey”, Rev. Dr. John T Brantley, Buckeye Creek Press ISBN: 978-0-9845219-0-6 51000 (posted with Author’s permission, with all copyright protection remaining. Are We There Yet? A Lenten Journey Copyright © 2011 by Buckeye Creek Press, Georgia All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted… Read More Are We There Yet: A Lenten Journey
It’s a big deal. The General Conference is both an executive body and an event. That makes the term contextually important. The 2016GC will be held in Portland, Oregon, May 10-20, 2016. Every four years the official decision and policy-making body of the United Methodist Church gathers delegates that represent the global denomination to worship,… Read More General Conference 2016: In this corner..
We have a warning about the power of iconic symbols for a long time. It is one of the top ten list from Exodus and the tablets directly from on high. You shall not make for yourself an idol, whether in the form of anything that is in heaven above, or that is on the earth beneath,… Read More The Slippery Slope of Signs and Symbols.
I was reminded today that our spiritual destination is one of wholeness. The perfection of spiritual completeness is typically measured in many moments of experience and not a singular, final destination. The world in which we live is filled with an abundance of examples of broken trusts and relationships. It is through Gods grace of self-given… Read More Revisiting the Destination