His Love Extended

Recently a blog radio program, “His Love Extended,” interviewed me regarding my new book, The Hinge of Your History: The Phases of Faith. Here’s a recording of that episode. Click on the image below to play it.   Flash Flash   Listen to internet radio with CWA Radio on Blog Talk...

The Triune Godhead

I know that one of the spiritual limps I’ll carry with me for the rest of my life is an aftereffect of believing in a god who didn’t exist. To this day I struggle with the concept of a triune God, and I know that many Christians without my cultic baggage do as well. One graphic that has helped me is the time-honored ancient depiction of the Trinity, a simplified version that appears below.     But while it might clarify some issues, it doesn’t come close to encompassing the incredible complexity of images that Ezekiel, for instance, experienced when he saw God: interdependent wheels and flashing lights and overlapping and multifaceted living beings no human could paint or even conceptualize simultaneously, but only in mental snapshots. But...