The Magpie

Finding shiny things in the Christian tradition since 2016



The boundaries of spiritual disciplines

Can you do too much of the spiritual disciplines?

The Gospel meets Spiritual Formation

My attempt at articulating the gospel message in a way that naturally leads to discipleship.

Entering the Kingdom Now

A friend of mine muses on the life to come and entering the kingdom now.

Waiting on the Lord

Three things the Lord has taught me about waiting during a season of discernment.

Top 10 books I read in 2016

The books that have most changed me in the past year.

Rules of Engagement for Theological Debate

How to have a clean fight, theologically

The Practice of Gratitude

Some ideas on how to give thanks as a spiritual discipline

I was meditating on Luke 6:46-49 today: 46 ‘Why do you call me, “Lord, Lord,” and do not do what I say? 47 As for everyone who comes to me and hears my words and puts them into practice, I will show... Continue Reading →

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