A few months ago, as I was heading into the second Pacifist Fight Club event which was called Round 2 – “The Means War”, I received an email with links to […]
Source: New Evidence: Early Christian Soldiers? | Keith Giles
Quotes from first and second century Christian writers about the continuing posture of non-violence in the early Church following the age of the […]
Source: Early Christians On Non-Violence | Keith Giles
A fellow house church leader recently emailed me and a few other house church practitioners to ask us how we would answer this question: “How are your […]
Source: What Does It Mean To “Be The Church”? | Keith Giles
Source: Episode 03: From Inerrancy to Inspiration with Keith Giles
Our loyalty to the book has made it so that the menu has become the meal, and the map has become the treasure. The Bible itself isn’t the endgame, what the Bible exists for is to point us to a Person and a relationship– an ongoing relationship with God through Christ.
Jesus Unbound by Keith Giles
In other words, it’s just as much about Orthopraxy (what you do), as it is about Orthodoxy (what you believe).
Source: I Am A Self-Righteous Pharisee | Keith Giles
Quite often when I talk about following Jesus into preemptive love or proactive agape, people will argue that nonviolence doesn’t work. But it does. […]
Source: Love Overcomes Evil: Here’s Proof | Keith Giles
The church bombings on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka were directly in retaliation for the Mosque shooting in New Zealand last month. Where does it end? […]
Source: Things That Make For Peace | Keith Giles
You can’t really love the Homeless until you love Debbie or Steve [who happen to be homeless]. You can’t really say you love the LGBTQ […]
Source: Love Beyond Labels | Keith Giles
A gathering to heal the political divide in the American church. In two, one-hour interactive and conversational sessions, Keith Giles will explain how the Church became entangled in politics, what we can do to escape it, and how we can find common ground as brothers and sisters in Christ.
Source: United We Stand? | Keith Giles
I’ll be honest, I’m a pessimist at heart. There’s a phrase I love that says “The definition of a Pessimist is: An Optimist […]
Source: An Appeal To Optimistic Christianity | Keith Giles