All posts from “Contentment”

Friday Five Interview: Lynn Cohick

December 20, 2013 8:00 AM

For today's entry in the Friday Five interview series, we catch up with Lynn Cohick. Lynn Cohick is professor of New Testament in the Department of Biblical and Theological Studies at Wheaton College. Cohick has published several books including,...

Out of Context: Jim Wallis

July 23, 2010 12:00 AM

This excerpt is taken from "Always Personal, Never Private" in the Summer issue of Leadership. "When the status quo benefits you, your theology doesn't normally include changing the status quo. For most white, middle-class Christians, the world is working fine....

Ur Video: Ministry Pornography

August 20, 2009 12:00 AM


The Most Dangerous Place in America

July 24, 2009 8:21 AM

The situations in Iran and North Korea continue to concern us and our government, but where is the most dangerous place in America? New York City? Detroit? Baltimore? Chicago? Los Angeles? Large cities such as these have received a lot...

Advent...the Conspiracy

December 18, 2008 12:00 AM

Our friends at Advent Conspiracy have produced a truly thought provoking video for this season. Is your church participating in this campaign? I'd love to hear about your experiences. If not, how would people react in your church if you...

The Church of Stop Shopping

December 11, 2007 12:00 AM

Last winter Pastor Dave Swanson was Out or Ur's man on the street at the Sundance Film Festival. His reports sparked an excellent discussion about the impact of films on culture and theology. Swanson is back with a review of...

Living with Less

October 9, 2007 12:00 AM

Chad Hall is experiencing the simpler life. Intentionally. And he's wondering what effect his quest for less has on those he leads. And he has three questions we can ask. Everywhere I go these days, big is in. My combo...


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