The Ten Commandments and the Mainline Church

I have to give the children’s sermon this coming Sunday and in preparation I decided to read some commentary on the Hebrew Scripture lectionary text.  It just so happens that we are reading the Ten Commandments, and I came upon this article by Amy Erickson of the Illif School of Theology: If I may be so bold (since this is about preaching the Ten Commandments, perhaps a little brazenness is in order!), I’d like to think out-loud about how struggling, mainline churches might imagine themselves in the wilderness. I hear so much conversation that depicts the mainline church in the … Continue reading The Ten Commandments and the Mainline Church