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Crashing the Party

By T. David Beck Imagine your Sunday worship service as a dinner party. It’s an important social event where there’s music, people mix together, an important speech is delivered, and a meal is served. If your church regulars are the […]

School of (Solid) Rock

School of (Solid) Rock How I gave up my college plans to become a discipleship guinea pig - and loved it Story by Evelyn Jorgensen, Photography by Sarah Swanson                                                          June/July 2015 When I was a junior in high school, I [...]

Reclaiming Grace

In his latest work, the journalist who wrote the book on grace wonders what happened to the church's most defining quality. An Interview with Phillip Yancey By Doug Bixby May 2015 “Why does the church stir up such negative feelings?” It’s [...]

True Blue

True Blue When the ECC launched a new office of compassion, mercy, and justice, some were skeptical. But with perseverance and quiet determination Debbie Blue emerged as the leader the church needed. By Bob Smietana May 2015 It was the [...]