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Heroes and Prophets
By Jason Fowler on 03/22/2013
As I mourn the loss of Richard Twiss – I am reminded of this hidden wound – this need for a deeper forgiveness and reconciliation through Jesus who calls all nations before the throne of our Father and Creator…
Posted in Features, Heroes and Prophets, Voice of One Calling | Tagged America, American history, Church History, Indigenous voices, Native Americans, reconciliation, repentance, Richard Twiss, Whole-life Christian faith | Leave a response
By Jason Fowler on 12/06/2012
This Christmas season, let us remember Nicholas’ example and pursue, as he did, a radical devotion to Jesus and the power of embodying GOD’s kingdom in simplicity and, even sometimes hidden, exploits of faith.
By Jason Fowler on 08/31/2012
We cannot love God unless we love each other, and to love we must know each other. We know him in the breaking of bread, and we are not alone any more. Heaven is a banquet and life is a banquet, too, even with a crust, where there is companionship.
Posted in Community and Ecclesia, Features, Heroes and Prophets, Voice of One Calling | Tagged caring for the poor, christian community, Christianity, Community and Ecclesia, economic crisis, Gospel, hospitality, Intentional Christian Community, love, works of mercy | Leave a response
By Jason Fowler on 03/06/2011
Let Claudio inspire you as well -as you conspire ways to “do small things with great love” in your neighborhood that model and embody GOD’s redemption and reconciliation…
Posted in Heroes and Prophets, Justice, Videos | Tagged christian faith, Christianity, Claudio Oliver, Creation Care, DIY, do it yourself, Gospel, holiness, Jesus, Justice, justice, missional living, Poverty, recycling, soap, soapmaking, Sustainability, sustainability and faith | 2 Responses
By Chris Enstad on 01/17/2011
Born in 1924, in southern Mississippi, Campbell came of age in one of the most racially divided parts of the most racially divided state in the Union…Campbell is an ordained Southern Baptist minister but, like most iconoclasts and prophets, no institution could find a good use for him, nor could he for them…
By Jason Fowler on 05/20/2010
In our day, I believe it is urgent for us to heed the prophetic voices that are urging us towards facing the true state of our country and the world. We live in titanic times. Like sleepwalkers, like passengers in our pajamas, we can’t believe the ship could go down…
Posted in Features, Heroes and Prophets, Voice of One Calling | Tagged America in crisis, Chris Hedges, Christian hope, collapse, Dmitry Orlov, economic crisis, Empire of Illusion, future, post-stability, prophecy, prophetic voices, warning | 7 Responses
By Jeremy Timm on 08/20/2009
George Washington Carver discovered over 300 things that could be made from the peanut, things like brick and mortar, dyes and cosmetics. Not only did God gift Mr. Carver with understanding the peanut but also many other plants as well.