Jericho Inn Church

A powerful way to approach the Scriptures is for a person and/or community to settle down into a story or passage long enough for it to begin to work its way into you. Some texts burst into your life like fireworks and neon lights. Others quietly sneak into your imagination and begin to reorient your…

Blistered Feet & Bloody Hands (by Mike Fox)

Enjoy this challenge from my friend Mike Fox whose writings have been featured here in the past. -JB 100 years ago there was no television, no internet.  News traveled slowly.  Because of this a drought in Africa, a tsunami in SE Asia, or an epidemic in India might go unnoticed by most Americans.  It was the…

The Good Samaritan and the Hitchhiker

Do you pick up hitchhikers?  Why or why not?  I passed one by again today as I drove through town.  I have to confess my conscience is disturbed every time this happens.  Why do we pass on by? Is it inconvenience?  Are we afraid they may be dangerous?  Are we just shy and want to avoid…

Jeremy at Jesus Creed

My post “The Good Samaritan and the Hitchhiker” is being featured at Beliefnet.com on Scot McKnight’s Jesus Creed blog today. McKnight’s award-winning Jesus Creed has been rated by Technorati.com as the #1 site for Emerging Church.  Go read my post HERE.  Thanks again, Scot.