Monthly Archives: April 2011

Easter’s Disabled God?


As Christians approach Good Friday and Easter where we commemorate the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ our Lord, I am reminded of the startling new insight that Nancy Eiesland gave me in her book, The Disabled God: Toward a … Continue reading

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Biblical Foundations for Welcoming New Immigrants


This post is the basis for a shorter edited version written for World Vision Canada’s Beyond the Welcome tool kit, a project designed to help Canadian churches open themselves up to new immigrants in their communities. Here’s the question I want to answer in … Continue reading

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