Archives For tony jones

hey, youth pastors.

mjkimpan  —  January 20, 2014 — 1 Comment


in what feels like a former life, i used to be a high school youth pastor – and while i can’t say it was a great fit, i must admit i sure did learn a lot while studying at my alma mater to become one.

since those days at moody bible institute, i’ve also learned that a lot of what they taught me in bible college about theology and students and ministry principles based on research and a culture born out of the ’60s and ’70s didn’t work all that well when i was engaging with students born in the 21st century.
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why jesus died.

mjkimpan  —  February 28, 2013 — 1 Comment

i’m not exactly sure why tony decided to don the fedora, but he looks better in it than i do.

yes, i’m jealous.

i’ve been wanting to get myself a fedora ever since i heard justin timberlake was coming to chicago in concert – with jay z – this summer.

i’m going to go see him.

but i won’t wear the fedora. it’s just not me.

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ADVENTurous theology.

mjkimpan  —  November 29, 2012 — 23 Comments

yesterday, my mildly progressive friend tony jones posed a question on his THEOBLOGY blog :: why an incarnation?

just in time for advent, tony asked his readers to describe ‘what the Incarnation tells us about God, human beings, creation, the Cosmos, the End Times, Heaven, Hell, salvation, or anything else… from a Progressive Christian perspective.’

no big deal.

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