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Unsettled Christianity · 2d ago

An argument from “The Standards of Faith of the United Methodist Church” part 2

In the last installment, I laid some ground work and began looking at how the Articles of Religion do address the language and theology of the United Methodist Church surrounding questions s...
Unsettled Christianity · 3d ago

An argument from “The Standards of Faith of the United Methodist Church” part 1

The Denmark Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church has requested a ruling of law about the initial language in the United Methodist Book of Discipline regarding the original langua...
Unsettled Christianity · 1W ago

The four marks of the Next Methodism I hope for

David Watson, as usual, has provided an excellent piece about the “Next Methodism” that I strongly encourage you to read. His is likely to be much better than this, and is also the inspirati...
Unsettled Christianity · 1W ago

Book review of “How to Profit from the Coming Rapture: Getting ahead when you are left behind”

You first need to understand what this book is. It is humor. It pokes fun at Christians, and in many cases Jews. I found it to be in good fun, rather than an attempt at being hurtful. It als...
Unsettled Christianity · 2W ago

blame the methodists for the pentecostals #NextMethodism

in part, pentecostalism (of the various kinds) emerged because methodists had grown too… mainstream… and forgotten the work of the Holy Spirit. good thing that has never happened since… The ...
Unsettled Christianity · 3W ago

Here’s your silver- A prophetic voice for today

“Then one of the twelve, called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests. And he said to them, What will you give me, and I will betray Him to you? And they appointed to him thirty pieces o...
Unsettled Christianity · 3W ago

In Memoriam

Memorial Day, originally known a Decoration Day, was established following the Civil War, but was not an official federal holiday until  1971. It was called decoration day because in towns a...
Unsettled Christianity · 4W ago

Put Down the Lollipop (Guest Post)

Back when new bloggers were a common occurrence, I attempted to give a few some space for an introduction. Max deserves to be read far and wide. Rev. Hazell is… well… I’ll link to his blog a...
Unsettled Christianity · 4W ago

Aldersgate as Invitation

In the evening I went very unwillingly to a society in Aldersgate Street, where one was reading Luther’s Preface to the Epistle to the Romans. About a quarter before nine, while he was descr...
Unsettled Christianity · 1M ago

Prima Scriptura and why it matters

“The Holy Scripture containeth all things necessary to salvation; so that whatsoever is not read therein, nor may be proved thereby, is not to be required of any man that it should be believ...