Though we as Christians are called to mission in everyday life, though we are called to bear witness to Christ in our lives, we all too often find conversation about our spirituality difficult. The fast pace of the modern world ensures that putting that faith into action sometimes seems downright impossible! We have texts to check, kids to deliver to or pick up from activities, Facebook feeds to browse, jobs demanding overtime, selfies to upload, always something, always more.
All of us, from the those living daily lives in the secular world to those blessed with the opportunity to more deeply study our faith in the halls of academia, go through these challenges. In these writings, we’ll pursue two goals together: a deeper understanding of the theological principles underlying our faith, and the merging of our faith with our everyday lives to better go about our everyday mission.
Consider this…has this ever happened to you? You put the bread in the toaster, or haul the vacuum cleaner out of the closet, push the tab down for toast or flip the on switch...and nothing. You may have been busy working on the rest of breakfast and returned to the [...]