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If you missed it, the first part of this group of posts can be found here. I have started talking about why it is indeed time for the United Methodist Church to break up. In this post, I want to examine the actions of the Annual Conferences who have chosen to pass resolutions of non-compliance with the […]
I hope you might join me in a new blog venture that hopefully will wind up becoming my next book venture. inclusionexclusion.wordpress.com Our subject matter is one that is hard to navigate. Not because it is impossible, but that the two sides either seek to run each other over because the double yellow line seems […]
Recently, I had a long drive to the East coast. As normally happens when I have a lot of windshield time, my mind wanders to strange and sometimes scary places. On this particular trip, I started thinking about the rite of marriage, as celebrated by the UMC. In the UMC, we do not hold marriage […]
What happened in Orlando on Saturday evening is exactly that – a tragedy. It is a tragedy that people cannot get along and allow others to live the life they want to live the way they want to live it without causing them harm because of their own feelings about how they feel people should […]
Hey Folks. I’m Jeremy Shank and I’m working on a walk through the Book of Romans over in the “Shanktification” blog. Come on over at take a look. A System of Intentions I have been walking through the Book of Acts on Sunday mornings. Eventually, we will wrap up Acts and make that natural progression […]
Dear Brothers and sisters, I greet you in the name of the most high creator God, and in the name above all others, Jesus the Christ, and in the power of the Holy Spirit which dwells in all believers. I bring you a message today of great joy and hope amidst the frustration that we […]
The Gospel According to St. Mark ends abruptly, with no shortage of heartburn for those trying to explain why. For me, I believe it is intentional, meant to urge the audience to a great leap of faith. “But go, tell his disciples and Peter that he is going ahead of you to Galilee; there you […]