Have you have wondered what exactly it is that people are talking about, when they use the phrase “Christian spirituality”? The word “spirituality” pops up…View More No really, what is Christian Spirituality?
A quick post today – a number of people have asked about “The Story” Bible, which arranges the Biblical text in approximate chronological order and…View More The Story
Here is a tough question – Does church, the way that we do it today, actually work? Put another way, does a person’s involvement in…View More Does Church Work?
Well, it seems that there could be all kinds of directions our discussions could go, based on today’s message. However, lets try to focus a…View More Fully Engaged – Romans 12:3-8
If the overall umbrella of the Christian life is that full engagement comes only with full surrender, and full engagement in life requires transformation of…View More Fully Engaged – Romans 12:1-2
Well, after hearing a couple of pastoral “confessions” yesterday1 🙂 how do you respond to the challenge to be “fully engaged” in your Christian spirituality? …View More Fully Engaged – Romans 12-16
I just finished reading an article about Small Group Strategy, in which the author (Jim Egli), suggested that many churches have misunderstood the purpose of…View More Small Group Strategy
Yesterday, Garth taught us about the life of Gideon, and we explored the context of his spirituality and his “face to face” encounter with God. …View More Face to Face – Judges 6:11-24
Welcome here! This posting is the start of a new online experiment at Westwood Church. Coming out of today’s teaching time (and after playing “I’ve…View More Face to Face – Deuteronomy 34:10-12
Over on the Westwood website, I have posted some brief, basic steps that can be used as a guideline for “following God”, no matter where…View More What Next?