Your Potrait with God: Praying with Visuals and the Power of Daydreams

If I were to paint a portrait of your relationship with God, what would it look like?  How would you and God be positioned?  How shall I paint your hands and arms?  How shall I paint your postures?  Is there distance between the figures?  Is there a certain intimacy?  What colors would I use?  WarmContinue reading “Your Potrait with God: Praying with Visuals and the Power of Daydreams”

The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (Part 1)

Revivalism as a movement is on the verge of death.  So argue Baptist historians Bill Leonard and Loyd Allen in a recent issue of “Baptist History and Heritage,” as reported in the Associate Baptist Press. Revivalism, which inspired growth in Protestant denominations throughout America, may not be dead yet; but, in the words of LoydContinue reading “The death of revivalism in Baptist life? (Part 1)”