New today from the Century:
- When Hollywood came calling with a space-rental offer: "According to my understanding of congregational polity, a pastor has the authority to turn down money. But not this much money."
- David Lewicki on parables as simple stories: "I love the
sparseness of and the open-ended-ness of this kind of storytelling,
especially for these bizarre and complicated parables."
- Bruce Epperly blogs the lectionary: "Micah is clear that focusing solely on our well-being and declaring war on the
poor will lead to a cessation of revelation and vision. Does Micah mean that
God withholds God's revelation?"
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