The Christian Church is undergoing great changes and advances. It goes by many names.
Progressive. Emergent. Missional.
What do these names mean? Here are some videos which give a glimpse into the cutting edge of Christianity today.
Phyllis Tickle is a church historian and scholar. Her most recent book is "The Great Emergence: How Christianity is changing and why."
Walter Brueggeman is one of the leading Old Testament scholars alive today. His area of speciality is the Prophets. Here he draws the connection between what the biblical prophets were doing and our secular context here today.
Bishop Graham Cray is the leader of the Fresh Expressions movement in the UK.
The Fresh Expression Youtube channel has many stories to tell: http://www.youtube.com/user/freshexpressions
Peter Rollins is creative storyteller preacher from Ireland. Enjoy!
DarkWoodBrew.org is a weekly web-based TV show which looks at practicing our faith today.
Reggie McNeal is a Baptist teacher. We have made use of his book "The Present Future: Six tough questions for the church"
Harvard Divinity School recently invited Diana Butler Bass, Brian McLaren and Marcus Borg recently spoke on the theme of Where is Christianity Going. You can view the entire conference here.
Brian McLaren is the leading voice in the Emergent Church movement.