I reviewed the book before. I recall how the quote in p.65 was liberating. I still think it’s one of the better books on “church” I’ve read for a long time. In fact, one of the best I’ve read so far.
I think there’s a difference between being a fan or being a friend. Friends give each other space to clarify uncertainties, raise questions, offer corrections, encourage each other … and of course prayer support.
A Generous Orthodoxy
I’m hoping to get my book back from a friend in a couple of weeks time share more details on where I resonate with McLaren and where I’m puzzled or at least lead to ponder further where I stand. 2 excellenet points in this link about “propositional truth” and “concerns and issues that matter”.
A Growing Hunger for Honesty and Authenticity
A snapshot of Emergent in USA? (one point of view)
Movable Theoblogical: Church of the Saviour Archives
Loads of goodies here. Lots to learn.