1. Hidden Figures: The Theological Math of Immeasurable Love

  2. The Cement Covered Church of Mary Magdalene

  3. Looking at Art & The Art of Seeing

  4. Keep Your Lamps Burning: A Gospel Reflection on Natural Wakefulness

  5. Lent: It's Bigger On the Inside

  6. The Lessons of Refugees

  7. What's So Blessed About Being Poor?

  8. The Art & Challenge of Radical Hospitality

  9. The Beloved Community In Our Bones

  10. Star-Gifts for Galactic Guardians

  11. Unbarring the Doors to Joy

  12. The Bone-Sleep of Hope

  13. "Gloria" Vivaldi

  14. Hymns to the Love & Knowledge of God

  15. Postcards from the Promised Land

  16. How the Church Just Became the Counterculture

  17. The Witchery of Living Again

  18. A Holy Ghost Story

  19. The Beginning Is Near

  20. Assata Taught Me

  21. The Fire That Burns Through All Illusions - Rev. Michael Ellick - September 25th, 2016

  22. Antidotes to Innocence in the Story Matrix - Elizabeth Durant - September 18, 2016

  23. Watersheds in the River of History - Rev. Michael Ellick - September 11, 2016

  24. Finding the Source: The Work of InterSpirituality - Rev. Sheldon Hurst - September 4, 2016

  25. The Grapes of Worth - Rita Delamatre - August 28, 2016

  26. The Open Heart of an Empty Mind - Rev. Michael Ellick - August 21, 2016

  27. Earthseed: God-thought at Empire’s End - Rev. Elizabeth Durant - August 14, 2016

  28. Cracks in the Pavement, Rain in the Valley - Brennan Meinke - August 8, 2016

  29. The Parable of the Open Hand - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 31, 2016

  30. Bulletproof Prayers in the Body of God - Rev. Elizabeth Durant - July 24, 2016

  31. God of the Cross and of the Lynching Tree - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 17, 2016

  32. The Black Hole at the Center of All Things - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 10, 2016

  33. Fear Not, Little Flock (What is God good for anyway?) - Layne Young - July 3, 2016

  34. Learning How to Be a Human - Rev. Michael Ellick - June 26, 2016

  35. Invitation - Michael Overman - June 19, 2016

  36. The Inner Light - Rev. Michael Ellick - June 12, 2016

  37. Not All Who Are Lost Wander - Rita Delamatre - June 5, 2016

  38. Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Confessing Church - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 29, 2016

  39. We Interrupt This Program - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 15, 2016

  40. The Cost and Joy of the Beloved Community (Part 2) - Rev. Hector Lopez - May 1, 2016

  41. The Cost and Joy of the Beloved Community (Part 1) - Rev. Hector Lopez - May 1, 2016

  42. Earth Day: The Doctrine of Re-Discovery - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 24, 2016

  43. The Invisible River of Spirit - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 17, 2016

  44. The Power and Grace of Touch - Ann Laskey - April 10, 2016

  45. It's a Small World - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 3, 2016

  46. The Morning of Creation - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 27, 2016

  47. 10 Things I Love About You - Rev. Sara Rosenau - March 20, 2016

  48. And You Shall Be a Blessing - Batya Podos - March 13, 2016

  49. The Power of Nightmares - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 6, 2016

  50. A Personal Primer on Regeneration, Part 1 - Rev. Sara Rosenau - February 28, 2016

  51. A Personal Primer on Regeneration, Part 2 - Rev. Michael Ellick - February 28, 2016

  52. Wrestlemania MMXVI - Rev. Michael Ellick - February 21, 2016

  53. Women in the Wilderness - Rev. Sara Rosenau - February 14, 2016

  54. Living in the Promise - Rev. Sara Rosenau - January 31, 2016

  55. Let Us Go Down and Confuse Their Language - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 24, 2016

  56. My Brother's Keeper - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 17, 2016

  57. Project Genesis - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 10, 2016

  58. Your Horoscope for 2016 - Rev. Sara Rosenau - January 3, 2016

  59. It Works Like Magic: The Magi's Unexpected Gift - Liz Durant - December 27, 2015

  60. Christmas Creates New People - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 24, 2015

  61. Accusers & Advocates - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 20, 2015

  62. The Secret DNA of All Pilgrims - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 13, 2015

  63. How Can These Things Be? - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 6, 2015

  64. First Vulnerability, Then Community: Elizabeth - Rev. Sara Rosenau - November 29, 2015

  65. Possibility Project - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 22, 2015

  66. A Guide to the Bodisattva's Way of Live - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 15, 2015

  67. The Radical Art of Homemaking (What Is Dikaiosune?) - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 8, 2015

  68. Dia de los Muertos (What Is Maturia?) - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 1, 2015

  69. Have a Heart (What Is Parresia?) - Rev. Sara Rosenau - October 25, 2015

  70. Why I Commit to (this) Church (What Is Kerygma?) - Rev. Michael Ellick - October 18, 2015

  71. Why We Built a Peace House in 2015 - Rev. Michael Ellick - October 11, 2015

  72. The Shape of Your Life (What Is Koinonia?) - Rev. Sara Rosenau - October 4, 2015

  73. Building on Spiritual Bedrock - Rev. Michael Ellick - September 27, 2015

  74. Code Rainbow Explained

  75. Who Are the Wayfarers? - Rev. Michael Ellick - September 20, 2015

  76. The Chronic Goal-Setter's Guide to Recovery in the New Year - Rita Delamatre - September 6, 2015

  77. The Fall - Rev. Sara Rosenau - August 30, 2015

  78. It Becomes Our Life - Rev. Sheldon Hurst - August 23, 2015

  79. Lost and Found - Rev. Sara Rosenau - August 16, 2015

  80. Forgive Us Our Debts - Rev. Michael Ellick - August 9, 2015

  81. How to Dismantle the Modern World (And Wade into the River of Providence) - Rev. Michael Ellick - August 2, 2015

  82. Earthquakes and the Faith of Fools - Rev. Sara Rosenau - July 26, 2015

  83. Ecological Recovery - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 19, 2015

  84. Testimony from the Borderlands - Alan Koch - July 19, 2015

  85. A Beginner's Guide to the Eco-Apocalypse - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 12, 2015

  86. What Is the Green Gospel? - Rev. Michael Ellick - July 5, 2015

  87. It's Getting Hot in Here - Rev. Alison Killeen - June 28, 2015

  88. Father of Floods and the Father of Rainbows - Rev. Michael Ellick - June 21, 2015

  89. #churchfail - Rev. Sara Rosenau - June 14, 2015

  90. The Secret Entrance of the Kin-dom of Heaven - Rev. Michael Ellick - June 7, 2015

  91. A Field Manual to Life "Beyond Mind" - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 31, 2015

  92. Who Are "The Believers of the Way"? - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 24, 2015

  93. Up: The Gospel According to Pixar - Rev. Sara Rosenau - May 17, 2015

  94. The Gospel According to Bill Wilson - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 10, 2015

  95. How to Resurrect Squirrels in Washington Park - Rev. Michael Ellick - May 3, 2015

  96. The Secret Life of Kabeatse Ramoraswi - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 26, 2015

  97. Living in the Question - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 19, 2015

  98. Becoming Fire - Rev. Sara Rosenau - April 12, 2015

  99. The Greatest Science-Fiction Story Ever Told - Rev. Michael Ellick - April 5, 2015

  100. The Never Ending Revolution - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 29, 2015

  101. God Is Still Speaking - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 22, 2015

  102. On Mystery - Rev. Sara Rosenau - March 15, 2015

  103. The Butterfly Effect - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 8, 2015

  104. Conversations with Satan - Rev. Michael Ellick - March 1, 2015

  105. At Home in the Desert - Rev. Sara Rosenau - February 22, 2015

  106. Ahimsa Roots - Rev. Sara Rosenau - February 8, 2015

  107. The Beginning is Near - Rev. Michael Ellick - February 1, 2015

  108. ONA, Christianity, & the Future of Everything - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 25, 2015

  109. The Road to Resurrection City - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 18, 2015

  110. The Peace That Passes All Understanding - Rev. Michael Ellick - January 11, 2015

  111. Clothe Yourselves with Love - Rev. Sara Rosenau - January 4, 2015

  112. Sacred Mother Mysteries (or, Why I Pray the Rosary) - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 28, 2014

  113. The Darkest Night of the Year - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 24, 2014

  114. The Black Madonna of the Americas - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 21, 2014

  115. Mary and the Mysteries - Rev. Michael Ellick - December 14, 2014

  116. Call Me Blessed - Rev. Sara Rosenau - December 7, 2014

  117. There's Something About Mary - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 30, 2014

  118. On Burning Cathedrals - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 23, 2014

  119. May You Be Happy - Rev. Sara Rosenau - Nov. 16, 2014

  120. Navigating by Heart-Light - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 9, 2014

  121. All Saints In Rose City - Rev. Michael Ellick - November 2, 2014

  122. With God Be The Rest - Rev. Frank Baldwin - October 26, 2014

  123. Is Peace Possible? - Rev. Chuck Currie - October 19, 2014

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