I had an article published in the April 2014 Purpose Magazine by MennoMedia on the topic of traditions. With permission by MennoMedia, I offer it up to you today. Please support MennoMedia and Purpose magazine by buying/subscribing to the periodical. You won’t be disappointed. Continue reading
I have attempted in the past to articulate a number of issues that come up in conversations concerning Christian practice, social viewpoints, and political issues. I’ve talked about a Third Way of looking at Gun Control. I’ve talked about a Third Way of looking at Religious Freedom. I’ve even expressed a need to think about a Third Way of doing politics. These are specific applications where I’m trying to articulate that we need to think beyond the polarity of left and right, conservative and liberal, and look at a way that attempts to walk a different path, one that aims towards Jesus and defies some of these labels.
But underneath it all is another concept. It is a concept that I’ve attempted to put words to but have failed to do so. As many words as I have attempted to use to explain it, I have been unable to do so.
Until now. And again, I have Bruxy to blame for it Continue reading