Western Theology: Pioneer or Settler?

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In 1973, Wes Seeliger, an Episcopal Priest, wrote and illustrated a book called Western Theology. I had never heard of it until another student in my doctoral cohort mentioned it in one of our round table discussions. I was intrigued, so I bought a copy to check it out. After reading it, I’m convinced that […]

Should You Care About Effectiveness in Youth Ministry

Should You Care About Effectiveness in Youth Ministry?

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I was sitting at the table, surrounded by a cohort of fellow doctoral students, when the conversation turned to the question of effectiveness.  One of the pastors in the cohort was talking about his thesis project. He was leading his congregation through a building campaign that would allow them to do ministry more effectively in the […]