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Entries Tagged as 'Will Willimon'

Will Willimon on The Parable of the Mustard Seed

June 20th, 2012 · No Comments · Bible, Christianity, Jesus, New Testament, Parables, Religion

“Jesus was preaching one day, preaching on the kingdom of God. ‘The Kingdom of God is like…It’s like a tiny mustard seed, the smallest of all seeds. but if you plant that tiny seed, water it, care for it, it will germinate and grow, and grow—and produce a weed about a foot high.’ The dumbfounded […]

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Win the Culture War, Lose the Soul – Who Gives the Labels?

May 23rd, 2012 · No Comments · Christianity, Church, Culture, denominations, Preaching, Religion

In the Intrusive Word, Willimon tells the story of Duke Chapel holding a panel discussion on “The Church and Homosexuality” where a student came up to him after the discussion, told him he was a “baptized Episcopalian” and asked why there weren’t any homosexuals on the panel. Willimon asked him why that would matter. His […]

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Willimon’s Thoughts on Reaching Emerging Generations

October 1st, 2008 · No Comments · Christianity, Church, Emerging Church, Religion

I found this helpful as he cites a study done by Wuthnow and some statistics on demographics of congregations successfully reaching young adults. Here is the link. If I can get my hands on the study I will post more specifics on it here.

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Christian Sermon Links

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments · Bible, Blogging, Christianity, Links, Preaching, Religion

Here are the links I have compiled to 67 different Christian ministers and scholars. The majority of these are from the church of Christ and some from Christendom in general. What links would you add? Who has has helped you grow in your faith who has their sermons online? Feel free to add suggestions in […]

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