Theological Memoirs

This is a series of blog posts that use autobiographical reflections as the context for reflecting on theological themes.

  1. Fatherly companionable silence—June 24, 2019
  2. Losing inerrancy—July 10, 2019
  3. How reading Hans-Georg Gadamer prepared me for heartbreak—July 29, 2019
  4. What grief teaches us about God—August 18, 2019
  5. Why God doesn’t intervene—November 18, 2019
  6. Why the Bible need not be a problem for pacifists—December 16, 2019
  7. Is “schism” okay? What to make of the Methodist split—January 3, 2020
  8. A journey with Jesus
  9. A (former?) Mennonite wannabe
  10. Where does the desire to know truth come from?
  11. Reading the Old Testament for peace
  12. The centrality of the mother/child bond
  13. The problems with sacramentalism
  14. Why we need “God”
  15. Theology and anti-Semitism
  16. Abortion and our toxic politics
  17. What difference do grandchildren make?
  18. The blessing and the curse of idealism
  19. The anarchistic turn