Roger Gelwicks

  • You are absolutely right to say that I don’t know you or the relationships that you speak of.  It sounds like you may be a great person, as well as your relationships.  That we don’t know each...

    posted on: We Don't Own Jesus
  • Thanks Shannon for your thoughts on witnessing.  You say, “It is difficult for me to understand the mindset that is not compelled by faith to share our faith.”   You are speaking as an ordained...

    posted on: We Don't Own Jesus
  • Thanks Mark, for an interesting article of your faith journey.  As you seem to suggest, your new experience is not so unique, as you had previously thought, but perhaps unique to the CRC...

  • Sounds like a dilemma to me.  Do we evangelize or dialog?  Which side do we err on?  You mention that this concern is raised in the structured setting of formal conversation rather than informal...

  • Thanks Anthony for your response to Bill Wald.  It seems as though you put a lot of stock in Reformed theology to explain the effectiveness of the gospel and to further explain the effectiveness...

  • Thanks Anthony for this article on whether putting culture or putting Christianity should come first in one’s life.  Quite frankly, I think you are rather naive in thinking that Christianity...

  • Nice article Brianna.  It has a nice balance to a concern that many in the Reformed tradition seem to feel.  I think that concern has something to do with the legalistic perspective of the...

  • Thanks, Joshua, for the advice.  But to simply ask God for the ancient paths, to which he gives Jesus as the answer, is rather simplistic.  Thomas Jefferson might have agreed with your answer and...

  • Thanks Laura, for an interesting concept: a more focused conversation time after the worship service while having coffee.  I remember, years ago (probably 40 or so) the ministers (two of them) who...

  • I have listened to this debate on the homosexual issue, as it affects our denomination, for some time now.  I have always taken the more homosexual friendly view, the view that says, let’s remove...