Monthly Archives: March 2010

The International Association for the Advancement of Creative Maladjustment

In a number of his speeches throughout the mid 60s, Martin Luther King, Jr. included the following meditation on maladjustment in society: “Modern psychology has a word that is probably used more than any other word in psychology.  It is … Continue reading

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Mammon: The Acceptable Idol in Western Christianity

One of the key elements of developing a distinctively Christian lifestyle is analyzing what values and behaviors we take for granted in the culture around us.  Most of the time we adopt the values and follow in the behaviors without … Continue reading

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The Missional Church: Simple

I realize there may still be some confusion at Foothills and other churches using the term about exactly what is meant by “missional.”  We have defined it simply in the past  as each believer viewing themselves as missionary in their … Continue reading

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Why Empire of God

I suppose all three of you who have looked at my blog so far may be asking why I chose to title it “Empire of God.”  The simple answer is that kingdomofgod.wordpress.com was already taken!  And whoever claimed that blog … Continue reading

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Inaugural Post

Since this is my first post, I’ll tell you a bit about myself. I am Director of Adult Discipleship and Missional Living at Foothills Fellowship in Albuquerque, NM.  I am also a Ph.D. student in NT at the University of … Continue reading

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