Have we made the Bible too safe?
Is church boring? Is eye candy the answer? Walter Brueggemann doesn't rush to answers as he contemplates what makes him angry and what gives him hope.
Through the wounded we have honest access to our pain.
Are we youth obsessed? Do we allow space and time to hear from the voices of our history?
Have we made the gospel too safe? Walter Brueggemann discusses freedom and doubt.
Walter Breuggemann on Lent, Good Friday, Easter and the "shutdown" of the way it used to be.
Walter Brueggemann talks about the Psalms.
Walter Brueggemann on the church carving out space for real community.
Walter Brueggemann on loss.
Walter Brueggemann on shalom, justice, the neighborhood and salvation.
Walter Brueggemann on seeing the Bible as “authorizing” vs as “authority.”
“God is in recovery from violence,” says Walter Brueggemann. What things in your life are you trying to explain away?
"The Spirit is God's force of newness." Walter Brueggemann on hope and imagination.
How do we find communality amongst our traditions? Walter Brueggemann on the hard work of ecumenicalism.
“The ground for ecumenicism is found in the Eucharist,” Walter Brueggemann…And one neighbor at a time.
Walter Brueggemann on on empire and the liberation of the neighborhood.
Walter Brueggemann on the land promises and the American dream.
What harm might exist in starting with praise rather than arriving at praise through lament?
In America, our collective memory of public life and economics need to be awakened.
Bruggemann and Block speak about what it means to restore our humanity and our communities.
Block and Brueggemann discuss how to form narratives that are not just histories.
We face each other, and are allowed to see God and our humanity through the eyes of the fallible other.
The “glue” of narrative dissolves when we fail to re-tell our stories within the community.
We as a culture, have made death into a product, to be managed and delayed.
The creative act of community is the public dance; it is art and prophetic vision.
If we listen closely enough to the stories of others, an alternative story will emerge which will allow for the transformation to take place.
Pain that is given voice is pain that is empowered.
When we look at the commonness of our “needs” we often see a chasm that separates us: the needy vs. those without needs.
Brueggemann and Block discuss the voice of the “uncredentialed.”
Hopeful practices for the Church from Walter Brueggemann
Walter Brueggemann on the dominate narrative and the counter script the Gospel offers.
Walter Brueggemann on his theological influences, the Gospel and salvation.
The prophetic tasks we need to be involved with to break through our current state of denial.
Brueggemann on the Discipleship process.
Walter Brueggemann on the role of the Church.
Walter on the dumbing down of so many faith communities.
Walter Brueggemann on the bible, baptism, the eucharist and prayer.
Brueggemmnan on Jesus.
Walter's thoughts the state of Israel.
Walter on "Imprisoning" the alternative voice.
Difference between the prophetic and being critical.
The church needs to the hard work of thinking about the faith.
Walter on Jesus' work on the cross.
Walter on biblical visioning.
Spiritual practices to nurture an alternative script.
Walter on Jesus' prophetic protest.
Defining Shalom in terms of the neighborhood.
Walter on the prophetic role of the art.
Walter on America's notion of being God's chosen people.
Station X from The Way of the Heart series.
A prayer by Walter Brueggemann.
Walter Brueggemann Advent prayer.
Walter Brueggemann on Advent.
A Walter Brueggemann Advent prayer.
Is the wealth of your church or community diluting your missional mandates?
Walter Brueggemann on money, the "greed system," and the church.
Walter Brueggemann on the call to neighborhood citizenship.
Walter Brueggemann on becoming one body.
Walter Brueggemann on the Sabbath.
Walter Brueggemann on finding neighborhood for everyone.
Is "redistribution" biblical?
A Stations of the Cross contemplative film series.
A five film series on the journey through the wilderness of woundedness.
A 7-Session film Series with Walter Brueggemann
Practices of Kingdom Citizenship
11 films about faith and community.
Walter Brueggemann explores Psalms as scripts for lament.
A six week series on the role of the church.
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