Practicing Lent: Evangelism

A conversation about faith practices for Lent with my good friend Jason Evans. Jason: “Evangelism” is a word that polarizes, a lot like Donald Trump these days. Either you like the word or you find it repulsive. I would argue that, in the case of evangelism, this means that we misunderstand the term–both those that love it and those … Continue reading Practicing Lent: Evangelism

God at the 9:30 club: Evangelism and the Lost Sheep

The other night I went to a concert at the 9:30 club.  The band was called Volcano Choir.  You’ve probably never heard of them.  The lead singer, Justin Vernon, once had a slightly more famous group called “Bon Iver.”  They sang plaintive acoustic ballads about “skinny love.”  Justin Vernon, the lead singer, took the stage … Continue reading God at the 9:30 club: Evangelism and the Lost Sheep