Show Notes & Blogs

Show Notes: Makoto Fujimura

  Makoto Fujimura is both a world renowned contemporary fine artist in the Nihonga tradition and he is also a craftsman with words, authoring Silence and Beauty and Culture Care. You can follow Makoto on his own website here. Makoto covers a wide range of topics. He...

Show Notes: Marshall Shelley

Marshall Shelley is Director of Doctor Of Ministry at Denver Seminary.He previously served at Christianity Today and Leadership Journal and brings a wealth of experience and wisdom to any leadership discussion. Marshall was kind enough to share a common source of...

Show Notes: Kay Warren

Kay Warren is a force of nature and a tragic family circumstance has forged her to be both a powerful pastoral presence and also highly empathic. I was struck by just how much of her own humanity Kay brings to everything. It was an honor to visit with her. Kay...

Middle School Parent Survival Week 1

This past Thursday we kicked off our Middle School Parent Survival meeting and a wonderful group of parents came to listen and share. While we all agreed that middle school can be some of the best years of parenting, they can also come with unique challenges. We focused on tools to manage anxiety and reactivity. Here are a few:

Commission

This past Thursday and Sunday, Discovery held a commissioning service and many of our folks stood to commit to carrying the grace and mercy of God to others. 

For those who stood, here are some next steps that might help you:

Ties and Opportunity

Ties mean opportunity for me - something I took for granted for most of my life and probably still do. For the first 3.5 years after high school, I worked in various sales jobs to save money for Bible College and I wore a suit and tie every day. Job #1: Was working...

Power, Money, Sex and Dressember

In 2004, one of my ministry volunteers gave me the book, Disposable People by Kevin Bales which made the stunning claim that our modern world has more slaves today than any period of human history. 25 million+ humans enslaved by other humans. I couldn't believe it, I...

Rich Mullins 20 Years On

I first heard Rich Mullins' music at Jan's home. Everyone was outside and I stepped inside to refill my snack plate and heard the most arresting vocal harmonies coming from Jan's stereo. The song was "If I Stand" by Rich Mullins. After a verse reminding us that there...

Robert, Danny, Kip and Today’s Reality

As I've been struggling to wrap my mind around our country's current reality and how pervasive racism and hate groups are, 3 people from Seminary keep coming to mind. Robert Fife. Dr Fife was a highly respected New Testament scholar and the reason our New Testament...

…Repay Evil with Good…

Full Article Here In preparation for an upcoming neo-Nazi march in the small Bavarian town of Wunsiedel, local residents decided to fight back in a hilariously perfect way: by sponsoring each of the 250 fascist participants. According to Heeb Magazine, "For every...

Bibliotheca vs The Message

  Bibliotheca: a 5 volume Bible designed flawlessly so the reader simply reads the text of the Bible. Everything about it is beautiful, from the color scheme to the binding, the font and the weight and tone of the paper. The editors removed all chapters and verses,...