Jonathan K. Dodson

Author | Christ is All | Pastor

How to Lead & Endure thru the Mission

February 23, 2012

The popularity of missional community is rising among evangelicals, and yet, the American church is nowhere near a missional tipping point. How can we lead the church well, and endure, in and through the mission? 1. Stretched Grace 2. What you Make of Community 3. Measure the Right Things Read the whole piece

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How Christians Can Affirm Evolution

February 22, 2012

Renown evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins wrote: “It is absolutely safe to say that if you meet someone who claims not to believe in evolution, that person is ignorant, stupid or insane (or wicked, but I’d rather not consider that).” Dawkins offers his naysayers four wonderful options–ignorant, stupid, insane, or wicked! Although brash, his statement reflects the dominant position of science and Western culture on the history of human origins–evolution through natural selection. To hold any other position, particularly if you

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Why to Serve our Children on Sundays (video)

February 20, 2012

KidsLife—Jonathan Dodson from V O X A V I L A on Vimeo.

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What to Say When Someone Says “The Bible Has Errors”

February 16, 2012

Most people question the reliability of the Bible. You’ve probably been in a conversation with a friend or met someone in a coffeeshop who said: “How can you be a Christian when the Bible has so many errors?” How should we respond? What do you say? Instead of asking them to name one, I suggest you name one or two of the errors. Does your Bible contain errors? Yes. The Bible that most people possess is a translation of the

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