Tag: theology

June 18 Gathering: God as Father? (a Fathers Day conversation)


Referring to God in masculine terms has drawn plenty of examination in recent years. And it's certainly clear that the creator of humanity transcends gender. But much debate exists as to whether it's appropriate to refer to God--or at least the first person of the Trinity--as "Father." We have to ask ourselves whether such identity … Continue reading June 18 Gathering: God as Father? (a Fathers Day conversation)

May 21 Gathering: The Bible Tells Me So?


Everyone has one. A favorite verse from scripture. Whether it's something to help us remember a loved one, an inspiration of some kind, or a rule of life, we carry our favorite Bible verses close to the heart. Of course, plucking a single verse out of the library of stories, letters, poems, histories, genealogies, and … Continue reading May 21 Gathering: The Bible Tells Me So?