A Christmas Prayer

By Matt Sapp At a recent Wednesday Bible study group at my church, we spent time talking about what we would pray for if we really believed that God came to earth at Christmas to redefine justice, righteousness and peace. I organized the group’s thoughts and wrote them down. What follows is our collective prayer: God who comesContinue reading “A Christmas Prayer”

Transformational Lessons of Autumn

By Matt Sapp Six years ago Harvey Cox wrote a book called The Future of Faith.  In it he argues that we are going through a great religious transition from the Age of Belief to the Age of the Spirit.  Generally, he says, contemporary culture is moving from a religiosity governed by particular beliefs about God towardContinue reading “Transformational Lessons of Autumn”