Author Archive: John Peterson

cartoon: how targets are made

nakedpastor (a blog and web cartoon site – yes it’s safe for work). via cartoon: how targets are made. Advertisements

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U.S. Orthodox rabbis urge community to accept gays and lesbians

Good news from the Jewish community in the US: U.S. Orthodox rabbis urge community to accept gays and lesbians.

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Is Homosexuality an “Abomination”?

Tony Jones via Is Homosexuality an “Abomination”?.

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Lost enough to believe

Too many times, I feel I have to have a firm foundation to stand on to start something. Building a house. Writing a post. Believing in a new marriage between two folks I see so differently. But that goes against what and how I believe. I build houses all the time on a surface and …

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Gay and Christian?

Vincent Cervantes’ opinion on the matter. What do you think?

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God Is Not Male

A post I found enlightening and thought that I would share with y’all: God Is Not Male.

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Virtual Ministry – A Perspective

When I first considered participating in a church service in a virtual space, it took some mental gymnastics to wrap my mind around the concept. The technical aspects intrigued me but I had no idea how it would work. Ministry sans the face to face experiences that I’d had up to that time didn’t seem …

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What a long, strange trip it’s been…

There I was, sitting in the back of my pastoral care class and this wild eyed dreamer named Kimberly started talking to me about a new way of doing church.  A church that had no doors, no physical location, and that was the combination of what I had been trying to synthesize up to that …

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