BCC Summit 2017: Disability and a Theology of the Body

Mike Emlet (CCEF)

Mike Emlet (CCEF)

Whether associated with painful disability or pleasurable delight, we want our experiences as bodily creatures to be understood through the lens of Scripture. If we are not guided carefully by Scripture it’s very easy to gravitate toward a distorted theology of the body that either exalts or demeans the body’s importance. This can lead to potential distortions in ministry to those struggling with disability. Continue reading

A Radical Approach to 2018 — Living like We Are Leaving

Kevin Hurt

Kevin Hurt

As a year passes into the history books and another new year begins, one of the news items that catches my attention is the list of those who are often referred to as “famous people” who died in the previous year. They have their names listed under the headline “Departures.” They include people who made some sort of impact on our world, and now they are no longer with us. Continue reading

10 Questions to Consider as You Enter the New Year

Deepak Reju

Deepak Reju

As the New Year begins, there is yet again a chance to face life’s opportunities and challenges. New aspirations. New hopes. New resolutions. New goals. New dreams. Lose some weight next year? Maybe run a marathon, or start running in the first place? Read your Bible more? Pick up a new hobby? Spend more time with your kids? Consider these 10 questions as you enter into the New Year. Continue reading