#49 / Jonestown Theology: Lenten Explorations in the Valley of Death

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God is never lost. In the midst of great evil, God is there. I have long wondered how Jonestown fits into such ideas. In the 1970s, Rev. Jim Jones and the Peoples Temple founded the settlement in the jungles of Guyana. After a few years of communal living, Jones led his followers to commit a […]

The Gospel Next Door: A Short Review

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  Where are we going? How did we get here? What does tomorrow hold?   God is making all things new.   Don’t believe it?   Walk next door.   I get turned around on the journey. I get confused. I lose my sense of direction. I get afraid. I feel like I should give […]