The Simplicity of Unity

We "assemble" in a room once or twice a week, arriving and leaving as scheduled, sitting in formation, facing the same direction, singing the same songs, following the same program, standing, sitting, greeting and giving on cue, hearing the same message, fulfilling the same expectations, conforming to the same dogma, etc. etc. We're all players … Continue reading The Simplicity of Unity

The “Second Coming”?

There are 5 verses/passages that have puzzled me for many years and I haven't said anything about them due to fear of being wrong or being "stoned to death." But, after digging much deeper into them, I see something that is very dangerous and embarrassing to the status quo. As you read these 5 verse/passages, … Continue reading The “Second Coming”?

The Kingdom & Marketplace

Note from Joel: For several years, I've been collecting quotes on the topic of Kingdom Life in the marketplace. Also, at various times, God has shown me things in the scriptures that I've written about in my journal that have helped me take new ground in ministry outside the four walls of institutional christianity. I … Continue reading The Kingdom & Marketplace