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Misfits Theology
Tired of petty in-fighting in Christian circles over the Bible, science, homosexuality, etc.? This group will give you peace. Conservatives & liberals welcome.
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Misfits Theology Sep 20
Through scripture, God has given us a revelation of himself. It’s a no-brainer that we ought to read and study these books to the best of our ability. But what...
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Misfits Theology Sep 14
If you haven't read part one, please do so. Otherwise you'll read this out of context. So my first reason and for me I think its the strongest one, is that Sola Scriptura...
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Misfits Theology Sep 14
Yesterday, I forgot the gospel. The day before, I forgot the gospel. Tuesday, I forgot the gospel. Now, I obviously don't have a memory loss problem. (I mean not that I know of.) What I do have is a...
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Misfits Theology Sep 6
In my post last month, I alluded to the story of Jesus and the Syrophoenician mother and said that sometimes a woman following God in faith might be asked to submit to seemingly...
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Misfits Theology Sep 5
Death may seem to be a strange place to begin my blogging career, but questions surrounding death seem to drive much of our religious language and beliefs. My kids had their first experience...
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Misfits Theology Sep 3
Preach the Gospel to Yourself Everyday “Preach the Gospel.” It’s a phrase we hear all the time in Christian circles. We find it in church mission...
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Misfits Theology Sep 1
For most of human history, as anthropologists and archeologists can attest, women were revered as the Supreme Deity in many ancient civilizations. As primary caregivers and bearers of life, female deities...
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Misfits Theology Aug 31
"Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise. Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him,...
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Misfits Theology Aug 31
"Is anyone among you suffering? Let him pray. Is anyone cheerful? Let him sing praise. Is anyone among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing...
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Misfits Theology Aug 30
If any of you know of Thomas Jay Oord he’s coming to Bethany Oklahoma at Southern Nazarene University to give a Ted Style Talk! I’m definitely trying to go, and would love to have people come with me! It’s September...
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Misfits Theology Aug 30
Schedule - For The Love of Wisdom and The Wisdom of Love
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Misfits Theology Aug 27
Interviewing Thomas Jay Oord tomorrow on the podcast. We'll be discussing the theological implications of Essential Kenosis. Below is a link to a short video explaining Essential Kenosis. If you have any questions you would like to...
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Misfits Theology Aug 22
How are we to understand the Bible? I believe that this is one of the most important spiritual questions that a Christian can possibly ask. Jesus said that whoever follows him will not walk...
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Misfits Theology Aug 19
Mankind is basically good. Yes, sure, we make mistakes, sometimes big ones, but deep down we're all good people trying our best to live good lives. We have men who truly want to be good fathers, husbands,...
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Misfits Theology Aug 18
Mythologies can be found in every culture such as the Greeks, Hindus, Native Americans, etc. They are a integral part of explaining the identity and beliefs of a culture and its...
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Misfits Theology Aug 14
“Preach the Gospel.” It’s a phrase we hear all the time in Christian circles. We find it in church mission statements, Bible studies, Christian...
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Misfits Theology Aug 12
Before jumping into this post, let me first introduce myself. I find that people tend to be much kinder and softer with their words when they can put a face to a name....
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Misfits Theology Aug 11
"The “Bond of Peace” print symbolizes the encouragement given by Paul to the Ephesian church: “make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” Before we can see peace in...
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Misfits Theology Aug 6
Gabe and Darrian are writing their own series addressing questions surrounding women in ministry, so it feels like a good time for me to throw in my own observations, as I am, in fact, a woman in...
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Misfits Theology Aug 3
Who's ready for a controversial blog post? Not me. I hate confrontation, even over the internet, let alone in person. But here's a challenge...
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