Monthly Archives: July 2015

The most evangelistic thing the church can do today

“…the most evangelistic thing the church can do today is to be the church – to be formed imaginatively by the Holy Spirit  through core practices such as worship, forgiveness, hospitality, and economic sharing into a distinctive people in the world, a new social option, the body of Christ.” Bryan P. Stone, Evangelism after Christendom: The Theology… Read more »

Benedict Option

The blogosphere is teaming with posts and discussion about the Benedict Option, especially since the recent SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage. What exactly is the Benedict Option? Rod Dreher, the leading proponent of it explains: “[The Benedict Option is] my name for an inchoate phenomenon in which Christians adopt a more consciously countercultural stance towards… Read more »