The truth the whole truth and nothing but the truth
Yes … it’s out in the open … emergent doesn’t mean “I am a relativist!”.
Church Emerging by Brian D. McLaren (pdf)
So that’s why Brian doesn’t like the term “emerging church”. 🙂
this is emergent
this is good … I like the botanical metaphor.
Origin of the terms “Emerging” and “Emergent” church – Part 1
This post brings back some memories of the days I saw this development from afar via the internet.
Origins of the terms “Emerging” and “Emergent” church – Part 2
This following paragraph might actually summ up what many of us feel … “It is confusing and I get confused thinking through the terminology sometimes as they mean so many different things to different people. But it really is not important to be making any distinctions of the terms “emerging” or “emergent anymore. What is important is whether or not our churches are faithful in serving Jesus on the mission He sent us on, and whether we are seeing the gospel of Jesus change lives and make a difference – not whether we are “emerging” or “emergent” or anything else for that matter.”
An Interview with Brian McLaren (Criswell Theological Review pdf)
I think Brian does well in interviews. A number of us here in Malaysia are looking forward to a face to face conversation with him when he comes to our humble home.
An Interview with Brian McLaren – Circuit Rider
Another interview here …. I like his last answer which is not the final answer 🙂