Would Jesus be on Facebook?

Last night at Merge (Journey’s weeknight Bible study) we covered an unusual topic for a Bible study: Facebook. Specifically, is Facebook a good thing for Christians to be a part of. There’s been lots of stuff posted lately about this very topic, and some from some very high-profile people. The…

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Knock on Wood

Notes from Merge on Feb 17, 2010 Superstitions are fascinating. Even if you claim to not be a superstitious person, I’d be willing to bet that everyone engages in some sort of superstitious behavior from time to time – whether it’s knocking on wood, crossing your fingers or avoiding the…

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What Makes a Bad Word Bad?

I’ve gotten a lot of requests for the notes from Merge (Journey’s weeknight bible study/discussion group) – specifically for the notes from a couple of weeks ago but also for the other ones we’ve done.  I decided to add them here, so watch for others in the future. A couple…

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Merge is Back

Merge is Journey’s version of a weeknight Bible study. We meet at a different location each week and discuss a different topic. We’ve had two seasons so far and we’ll be starting a third, mini-season on May 13.  It’s just a three week series, but the topics should be really…

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Don’t all religions teach the same thing?

Wednesday night at Merge, Journey’s take on a weeknight Bible study, we tackled the notion that most of the world religions basically teach the same thing. It’s a growing idea in our world today that most of the religions out there are all about the same basic things: being good/a…

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Merge Kicks off Tonight

Last year, we had a bible study a couple times of month called “God in the Garage” (so named because we held it at Logan’s Roadhouse in their “garage” – each Logan’s is built like a house with “rooms” like the living room, den, and even a garage). While it…

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