The Phantom Tollbooth
Music and more from a Christian perspective
Slow down, and have your change ready
I took a moment to digest the last hour – the band entering the building to salutations and hugs all around, Steven’s easy going demeanor and his ever-present smile and the always curious eyes of a man following his life’s path. An hour so well spent.
Wright talks about Rob Bell, heaven & hell, and the tensions between academic and pastoral life.
The Beatitudes, Jesus’ eight blessings from the Sermon on the Mount, are so counter-intuitive that you could consider them to be pretentious and fanciful. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” But wouldn’t they be happier if they didn’t mourn in the first place?