surprisedbyhope

Surprised by Hope: #3

In Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church, N. T. Wright challenges us to rethink our notions of heaven and the implications of the doctrine of heaven for the entire Christian faith. In Chapter Three describes the Christian view of life after death and of resurrection in comparison to […]

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The Big Thing About Little Things

In his book Surprised by HopeN. T. Wright provides this wonderful insight into how what we do today, even the little things, becomes part of the big work of re-creation and renewal: Every act of love, gratitude, and kindness; every work of art or music inspired by the love of God and delight in the […]

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Surprised by Hope: #2

In Surprised by Hope: Rethinking Heaven, the Resurrection, and the Mission of the Church, N. T. Wright challenges us to rethink our notions of heaven and the implications of the doctrine of heaven for the entire Christian faith. In Chapter Two Wright begins by surveying the two extremes regarding the way Christians tend to view […]

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Tweetimonies: Brishan Hatcher

Our staff recently wrote our faith stories/ conversion stories in 140 characters (the limit for Twitter).  Here’s the faith story of Brishan Hatcher, our contemporary worship minister:  I once thought life was just about finding ways to make oneself happy, but now I know that true happiness comes from experiencing life with Jesus one day […]

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