The Terror of Humanity’s Tomorrowland

This entry is part 12 of 15 in the series Gospel

  One of my favorite family memories is a trip we made to Disney World. Even if you haven’t been to Disney World, you may know that there’s a section of the park called “Tomorrowland.”  Here, Walt Disney invited guests to imagine what tomorrow might be like. Stepping into Tomorrowland was intended to be like […]

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Truth About Life

The Truth About Life: The Spirit Goes to Church (Pneumatology) Chris Altrock June 15, 2014

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series The Truth About Life

When I was in elementary school, my parents would take my brother and me to the New Mexico State Fair. It was hosted every year in Albuquerque, NM. As a small-town boy, this trip to the largest city in the state was a highlight of every year. It was something I looked forward to for […]

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Who’s in Your Tent?

This entry is part 11 of 15 in the series Gospel

In the previous post in this series I explored how the Ascension means that Jesus presides everywhere. But it also means that Jesus is present everywhere. Prior to the Ascension, Jesus was present only at one place at a time, only to one person at a time. Consider the time when dying little girl and […]

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Putting More ALREADY into NOT YET

This entry is part 10 of 15 in the series Gospel

The Ascension makes it possible for churches and Christians to operate out of an overflow of faith rather than fear. To base ministry and mission on hope not horror. Jesus’ inauguration transforms cowardliness to courage. Yet, as each of us can testify, some days (most days?) bring moments when when wonder if Jesus is still […]

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