An article in The Christian Century claims that the Bible with its, "murders, rapes, genocides, betrayals, mauling by wild animals, curses, divine retribution and apocalyptic horrors" is not fit for small children.Read More »
The obscene atrocities associated with extremist Islam certainly convince many that any form of genuine dialogue is impossible. These groups seem to be thoroughly preoccupied with their own ideology and both intellectually and psychologically incapable of reaching across the boundaries that circumscribe these ideologies.Read More »
Spokane’s religion wrap-up: Vatican Council II, scholarly discussions, Rock and Worship Roadshow and gardening
OK, enough about us. Immaculate Heart Retreat Center will discuss “The Holy Spirit and Vatican Council II” at its next Year of Faith Dinner Series on Feb. 26. The Rev. Daniel Wetzler will lead the conversation.Read More »
The Oak Tree will present a 6-part seminar on “Effective Activism: How to Foster Change” beginning Feb. 21.
The seminar is designed for those who would like to use the latest learnings from the social sciences to increase effectivenessRead More »
The animated figure on the computer screen moves carefully among the wounded, darting from one fallen figure to another. Trailing the combat medics, the uniformed military chaplain kneels and performs “spiritual triage,” assessing who is dead, who is soon to die, and who is likely to survive.Read More »
The church I pastor in Colville is small, we live on the edge of survival. Today I find myself wondering how my congregation and I can grow this church, not only so we don't have to worry, but also so we can be a great witness of God's love.Read More »