• I don't know about the song, but I agree with your reservations about the theology.  I wonder if Romans 8 should be read like this: 

    Romans 8 is not primarily (and certainly not just) about...

  • I am intrigued by your comment that you have been in contact with church leaders who interviewed many of those who left.  I found the SPACT report quite unhelpful precisely because I did not see...

  • You make a good point.  I think, though, that when a congregation begins to speak out on issues when members in local congregations have not taken the time and have not been encouraged to ask...

  • I wonder what would happen if you and your guitar and a few others, instead of worrying about the right effect on stage, used the paucity of instruments at the front as an opportunity to get the...

  • Yes, but it would be even more fun to see 100 churches where all races feel welcome.  If the church cannot embody that kind of interracial unity, then who can?