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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 Nov 17
“The word of the Lord came to me” Ezekiel 21:1 In one particular church, The Huguenot Memorial Church of Pelham, New York, I somehow – quite by accident, and unbeknownst to me – managed...
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Misfits Theology Nov 13
To a lot of Christians this is an easy question to answer. In fact, many would answer that the Bible is The Authority, not just an Authority. Of course if you’re familiar with my previous...
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Misfits Theology Nov 12
This blog past was originally published by Brad Jersak on Clarion Journal, and can be accessed here:...
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Misfits Theology Nov 12
Veneration of the Theotokos as Feminist Expression (Brad Jersak)
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Misfits Theology Nov 10
I delight in your commands because I love them. I reach out for your commands, which I love, that I may meditate on your decrees. Psalm 119:45-48 A singer’s bread and butter are the church jobs. My dad sang at...
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Misfits Theology Nov 9
If you are reading this blog, you are probably an intellectual. Which is good and beautiful. Reformed theology brought a welcome rigor that liberated minds from the...
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Misfits Theology Oct 20
I’m convinced that the reason we Christians should read and study scripture is to bring us to Christ. The study of scripture for its own sake is worthless. It’s a means...
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Misfits Theology Oct 19
Matthew 5:48 used to put me in chains. Be perfect therefore, as your Heavenly Father is perfect. – Matthew 5:48 In college, this verse led to so much pain in my life. Instead of realizing...
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Misfits Theology Oct 11
I have little desire to delve into the Colin Kaepernick debate. I don't feel I have much to add, and I am not sure in the present environment many minds or hearts would be changed. But I...
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Misfits Theology Oct 11
image: Mary Fleeson, 2017, Lindisfarne Scriptorium I'm Rob Christ and new to the blog. I look forward to the conversation. Celtic practice is trending again in the wake of great...
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Misfits Theology Sep 29
If you haven't checked out The Misfits Theology Club yet, here's yet another opportunity! Anna Ketchum my friend and one of our bloggers just released another post! Check it out!
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Misfits Theology Sep 28
A few weeks ago a friend texted me having just read the story of the woman anointing Jesus at Bethany. My friend was particularly moved by Jesus's response to those who criticized the woman:...
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Misfits Theology Sep 27
Many Catholics much more profound than myself have already commented on one of the most obvious facts about the leadership of the Catholic Church: Catholic leaders are...
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Misfits Theology Sep 22
Ready for the third and last part of this series! Well here it is! If you somehow haven't read the first two parts then you're probably an alien from another world, but don't...
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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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