Tagged: local church

Going Deep: Leroy Miles

Interview by Chris Johnson Leroy Miles Jr. serves Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church in Philadelphia, Pa., as associate pastor of pastoral care and counseling. As such, he heads up My Brother's Keeper, a spiritual development...

The Newest Kind of Church

by Tony Campolo As we enter the 21st century, a vital new expression of Christianity is growing in the United States and worldwide – "the Emergent Church." This movement expresses what I call "progressive...

The Last Bastion of Fellowship

by Drew Dyck The Victorians had tea parties. The Pioneers had barn raisings. Beatniks had poetry readings. Hippies had love-ins. We have e-mail. Every generation produces different modes of communication and community. However, when...

A Funeral Last Month

by Bruce Main I witnessed a funeral last month. Fortunately it was not the untimely death of a teenager, another victim of a senseless shooting in our neighborhood. Those are always difficult: distraught parents,...