Before we can learn anything from Jonathan Edwards, we first need to humble ourselves as he did on that fateful day in 1734, when he finally admitted that “business as usual” was failing his students.
Tag Archives: spiritual formation
February 9, 2016
Don’t you think it’s a little odd to give up something for Lent in order to worship a Savior who told us to remember him by eating carbs and drinking alcohol?
March 1, 2015
It is in the place of relational intimacy with the Father (like Jesus has) that true rest is experienced and lived. Third post in a series of Lenten Reflections by Two Handed Warrior writers
February 20, 2015
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We have multitudes of professing Christians who well may be ready to die, but obviously are not ready to live, and can hardly get along with themselves, much less with others.
February 19, 2015
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At first glance, the concept of Embodied Cognition looks more like some new whackadoodle academic program than serious research. But could it be scientific evidence for an ancient Christian practice?
March 20, 2014
The stories, beliefs and strategies we develop to survive life’s most painful experiences inevitably fail us in high stress environments. Here’s why.
March 19, 2014
Contrary to popular belief, the most commonly used drug in Hollywood is not cocaine. It’s adrenaline.
February 25, 2014
Spiritual disciplines are designed not so much to “get you somewhere” in your career as much as to keep you alive spiritually in a constantly shifting landscape of success and failure.
Soul-Nourishing Practices in a Soul-Deadening World: Emmy Magazine’s Interview with Kurt Schemper, Korey Scott Pollard, and Gary David Stratton
March 19, 2012
SERIES INTRO: Connecting to the Life of God in Hollywood, the Ivy League, and Beyond – Soul-Nourishing Practices in a Soul-Deadening World “The entertainment industry is no different than any other place with lonely people searching for gladness.” -Emmy Award-winning producer, Kurt Schemper by Gary David Stratton, PhD • Senior Editor Kurt Schemper, had just been named Act One’s first ever Emmy […]